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2014 Fall Ham & Oyster Supper- October 18th


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WE ACCEPTED THE CHALLENGE

 
 
Tue, Sep 9th, 2014 7:00:00 pm - Tonight, Chief Troy Wenger and other members from the Gap Fire Company accepted the the ALS challenge from Garden Spot Fire and Rescue.  This challenge has been dedicated to Bruce Wenger, past Deputy Chief of the Gap Fire Company, who had passed earlier this year with this terrible ALS disease. What is ALS? Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS), often referred to as "Lou Gehrig's Disease," is a progressive neurodegenerative ...More Info and Pictures

Senator Smucker Presents Donation from Urban Outfitters
Mon, Sep 8th, 2014 8:00:00 pm - We received a surprise visitor this past Monday evening, as PA Senator Lloyd Smucker stopped by during our monthly business meeting.  Senator Smucker then presented Chief Troy Wenger and President Chris Beiler with a $5,000 donation check from Urban Outfitters.  For those who may not know, Urban Outfitters is in the process of building a 1.2 million square foot building (includes 200,000 square feet of mezzanine) ...More Info and Pictures

 

Passing Storm Creates Havoc

 
 
Sat, Sep 6th, 2014 1:51:00 pm - At 1:51pm, Rescue 42 was dispatched to an auto accident in the area of Apple Auto 5197 Lincoln Hwy.  While at the accident a storm was brewing from the south.  As Rescue 42 became available, another call was being received.  Station 45 (Kinzer) had been dispatched to an auto accident just up the road on Lincoln Hwy and S. Kinzer Rd and it was being ...More Info and Pictures

2 Accidents - Same Rd
Fri, Sep 5th, 2014 4:03:00 pm - At 4:03pm, the Gap Fire Company was dispatched to the intersection of Route 41 & Bridge St (also known as Rt 741), for a vehicle accident involving fire.  The Rescue arrived on location and reported 2 vehicles with blocking and no fire. As this accident was in progress, just up the road was another accident with a patient complaining of chest pain.  Engine 42-2 and Truck 42 was ...More Info and Pictures

 

Happy Labor Day

 
 
Mon, Sep 1st, 2014 12:01:00 am - Labor Day is a holiday celebrated on the first Monday in September. It is a celebration of the American labor movement and is dedicated to the social and economic achievements of workers. It constitutes a yearly national tribute to the contributions workers have made to the strength, prosperity, and well-being of their country. ...More Info and Pictures

Monday Night Drill
Mon, Aug 25th, 2014 7:00:00 pm - This week drill had given us a chance to use portable extinguishers on flammable liquid fires. In order to understand how fire extinguishers work, you need to know a little about fire. There are 3 things which need to be present to produce fire. Oxygen, Heat, Fuel. Essentially, fire extinguishers put out the fire by taking away one or more of the elements of the ...More Info and Pictures