Monday, June 20th, 2022
2 EMS calls to the same location on Payne Street. Firefighters checked the patient until EMS arrived. Second call was a welfare check on the same location.
Sunday, June 19th, 2022
Early morning EMS call brought firefighters out on HWY 805. Firefighters and EMS was having a difficult time finding location. Dispatch called back and found the address was given wrong and the locati...
Friday, June 17th, 2022
1) Firefighters responded to Profitt Ln and HWY 805 to remove a tree in the roadway.2) Heavy rains and winds brought several trees down. Firefighters removed trees on HWY 805 and in Mudtown area.
Thursday, June 16th, 2022
1) Firefighters called to a female had fingers stuck in a fence. On arrival firefighters freed the patient and checked for injuries. No further assistance needed.2) A homeowner's bird flew from ho...
Thursday, June 10th, 2021
Ladder 22 was sold to Clark County KY. Hope the Mack will have many more years with it's new owner.
Wednesday, June 5th, 2019
Congratulations goes to several members. Firefighter Denise Taylor graduated from college, Jr Firefighter Cameron Triplett becomes a freshman and Firefifhter Matthew Corbett received his EMT Intermedi...
Monday, December 17th, 2018
The Jenkins Fire Department had the yearly awards dinner on Dec 17, 2018. Awards given included 5 yr service to Roy Triplett and Matt Anderson, 10 yr service to Matthew Corbett, 15 year to Elijah Davi...
Saturday, September 16th, 2017
New member of the fire department family. Firefighter Matthew Corbett and wife Heather had a baby girl Kathryn Julianna Corbett borned Aug. 20, 2017. She is also the grand daughter of Chief Corbett.
Call history
Friday, October 14th, 2011
Firefighters were notified by a female coming to station that she thought her vehicle was on fire at the Family Dollar Store. Firefighters went to parking lot and checked the vehicle. Steam was coming from a busted radiator hose.
Wednesday, October 12th, 2011
Firefighters were called to an early morning call at Premier Subdivision. Male patient had not been breathing but had pulse and breathing on arrival. Oxygen was given and patient watched until EMS arrived for transport.
Tuesday, October 11th, 2011
Firefighters responded to assist a male into his wheelchair after falling.
Sunday, October 9th, 2011
Firefigther and police unit gave assistance placing a male in bed after falling from wheelchair.
Friday, October 7th, 2011
Fire Units responded to White Wolf Drive to a structure fire. On arrival firefighters found the structure fully involved with flames and heat on neighboring house. Firefighters were hampered with live wires on the ground.
Sunday, October 2nd, 2011
Firefighters assisted a male into his wheelchair after falling.
Saturday, October 1st, 2011
Firefighters responded to Wheaton Hollow to a possible structure fire. Firefighters used the thermal imaging camera to check area. It was found the heaters had been turned on and the dust on the coils caused the smoke.
Thursday, September 29th, 2011
Firefighters responded to a possible house fire on Lakeside Drive. On arrival it was found the dryer belt broke causing the smoke. Firefighters checked the area but nothing else was found.
Wednesday, September 28th, 2011
Responded to an EMS call on McPeaks Branch. The fire department was cancelled while in route.
Saturday, September 17th, 2011
Firefighters were dispatched to child locked in car on Bentley Loop. The Letcher County Sheriffs Office was already on the scene and got the door opened. Firefighters were cancelled.
Friday, September 16th, 2011
1) Firefighter assisted male into wheelchair after falling. 2) Firefighters were paged to a structure fire in Neon in the early morning hours. Engine 20 was cancelled prior to leaving the station.
Thursday, September 15th, 2011
1) Firefighters notified of power line down on HWY 805. Firefighters arrived and investigated and notified AEP. 2) Firefighters received another call of power line down on HWY 805 but was cancelled shortly after the initial page.
Monday, September 12th, 2011
Dorton Fire Department placed the Jenkins FIre Department on standby to respond to a drill fire at a mine site.
Friday, September 9th, 2011
After heavy rains, trees had fallen on HWY 805 at the Horseshoe Curve. Firefighters used a chain saw to remove the trees from roadway. 2) Firefighters assisted Neon EMS in moving and loading a patient.
Tuesday, September 6th, 2011
1) Firefighters responded to an automatic aid call of a structure fire in Jackhorn. Firefighters assisted with extinguishment of the fire and Engine 20 pumped water to Neon. 2) While at the fire, firefighters were paged to McRoberts to a fuell smell on HWY 3049.
Monday, September 5th, 2011
Firefighters were paged out in the early moring to a structure fire at Kona. Jenkins responded automatic aid to Neon Fire Dept. Mayking Fire Department was paged out also but was cancelled before going in route.
Sunday, September 4th, 2011
1) Firefighters assisted in traffic control on HWY 805 when a vehicle went into a ditch. One firefighter used his POV to pull the vehicle out of the ditch to clear the roadway. 2) Firefighters assisted a motorist on US 23 that had ran out of gas.
Tuesday, August 30th, 2011
Firefighters were called to Mountain Breeze to assist EMS in moving a patient.
Monday, August 29th, 2011
Firefighters responded to an EMS Call in Cane Branch. Firefighers obtained history and vitals and stabilized patient until transport by EMS.
Friday, August 26th, 2011
Firefighters responded to Jenkins Lake to an EMS call. Firefighers checked the patient and obtained history and prepared the patient for transport by EMS.

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