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...
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...
Police requested a fire unit to respond to Libby Lane to check about a male subject. The initial call was a male trying to enter a home. On arrival firefighters found the male subject and he became combative and police was requested to respond as well.
Units responded to the forest fire on Bill Moore Branch. The fire had got to US 119. Units made fire lines near some structures. After the early morning call, the rain began.2) Snow came during the day and vehicle accident on US 23 on mountain.
1) Fire units were called to a brush fire near Fishpond Lake. Dispatch canceled the units when caller advised wrong location.2) Firefighters were called to a structure fire in Bill Moore Branch. On arrival it was found the fire was a forest fire.
1) Motor assistance at Fishpond Lake.2) Called to a possible structure fire on Dry Hill. On arrival the fire had been extinguished, Firefighters checked for extension utilizing the thermal imaging camera.
1) Firefighters were called to a vehicle accident on US 23 near the top of the mountain. Police canceled units due to vehicle was off roadway and no injuries.2) Mountain became extremely slippery and multiple vehicles had accidents.
Fire units called to an early morning blaze on Lakeside. On arrival Engine 20 was hooked to the hydrant and 2 attack lines were pulled to the structure. An outside attack occurred and then advanced inside.
1) Responded to an early morning house fire in Neon. On arrival firefighters assisted with extinguishment.2) Police requested EMS to Number 1 Hill/ On arrival firefighters checked the patient.3) Firefighters responded to an EMS call on Number 3 Hollow.