Fire News

Video:  Man in firefighter gear causes stir in court room

Video: Man in firefighter gear causes stir in court room

April 25th, 2017 | 0 Comments

A Somerset man jailed Thursday after disrupting Pulaski Circuit Court proceedings is scheduled to…

Moody High student serves as small town’s youngest firefighter

Moody High student serves as small town’s youngest firefighter

April 24th, 2017 | 0 Comments

A young man of few words, Branson Aycock speaks mostly through his actions to show his…

Woman makes history in Texas after becoming town’s first female firefighter

Woman makes history in Texas after becoming town’s first female firefighter

April 24th, 2017 | 0 Comments

A first in its 105-year history — a woman is now part of the…

Blog

Any Real Use for a Drone in the Fire Station?

Any Real Use for a Drone in the Fire Station?

I don’t know any firefighter who doesn’t like to…

Multiple Victim Incidents

Multiple Victim Incidents

When we go through our training, especially EMS training…

What Do We Need To Do Better?

What Do We Need To Do Better?

In the fire service we like to think we…

Video

Video:  Firefighters rescue dogs then fold American flag found at burning home

Video: Firefighters rescue dogs then fold American flag found at burning home

When Fox Lake Fire Protection District firefighters arrived at a log…

Video:  Man in firefighter gear causes stir in court room

Video: Man in firefighter gear causes stir in court room

A Somerset man jailed Thursday after disrupting Pulaski Circuit…

Wildfire

Study on Fort McMurray blaze suggests firefighters still suffering

Study on Fort McMurray blaze suggests firefighters still suffering

April 19th, 2017 | 0 Comments

EDMONTON — A new study suggests that those who battled the massive wildfire in Fort McMurray, Alta., continue to suffer both…

Three states issued ‘Extremely critical’ wildfire alert

Three states issued ‘Extremely critical’ wildfire alert

AMARILLO, Texas (AP) — Firefighters in New Mexico, Oklahoma and Texas are bracing for a busy day…

Line of Duty Death

Toledo firefighters’ deaths go to trial, 3 years later

Toledo firefighters’ deaths go to trial, 3 years later

April 23rd, 2017 | 0 Comments

April 23–Twice, Toledo Fire Pvt. James Dickman transmitted “Mayday” — the universal distress signal — before he and fellow…

Firefighter found unresponsive at station, later pronounced dead

Firefighter found unresponsive at station, later pronounced dead

March 17–Longtime Ames firefighter Steve Buser, a champion of emergency…