FFD News & Events Archive

Length of Service Anniversary

September 27, 2013 Events  No comments

Please help us congratulate the below members on their "Length of Service" anniversaries.

Bob “Newt” Race (SEP 27, 1971) 42 years of service (Past Fire Chief)

Newt joined this great organization on this date and throughout the years, provided dedicated service and leadership as both Line and Administrative officers, including Fire Chief.

Over the years, he has performed tens of thousands of man hours of training and service in an effort to continue the rich traditions of the FFD. Newt was also a MFRI instructor for many of years. (He taught me my first 4 classes!)

Zak Hromanik (SEP 27, 2011) 2 years of service
Connor Woodring (SEP 27, 2011) 2 years of service

Both of these brothers have shown they have what it takes to be part of the FFD and continue to make us proud.

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Our history of “Rescue 1’s”

September 23, 2013 Events  No comments

A quick history of our "Rescue 1's"

In the picture,

1953 Dodge (in service 1954-1958)
1958 Dodge-Bruco (in service 1958-1986)
1986 International-Marion (in service 1986-2011)
2011 Pierce Velocity (2011-Present)

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