As with every meeting/training night, we begin with a recap of events and calls the department has responded to since the previous meeting. This meeting covered two calls which no firefighter enjoys talking about (as evidenced in recent news reports). We will not go into detail about those calls on our website out of respect … Continue reading Highlights from Last Night’s Meeting
The Warsaw Fire Protection District would like to thank the Missouri Department of Transportation for providing us with a grant for much-needed safety equipment! Thanks to Mark Richerson from the Benton County, MO Emergency Management Agency, who sat down with Chief Rob Lane to complete the grant request, we now have two new “Incident Ahead” … Continue reading Thank you, MoDoT!
Hello, all! Sam here! A couple of weeks ago, I saw a post on Facebook from a foreign fire department who took one of their firefighters and all of his equipment and laid them out to look like a firefighter action figure. Original FB photo Well, I thought that was a hilarious idea and shared … Continue reading Fun at the Firehouse!
We had a busy second meeting and training in April which included some special guests, some SCBA/exertion training, and some pump training! The WFPD Roster has also been posted. As the site grows, we will begin adding pictures of our great volunteer firefighters to the roster page. The Tightwad Fire Department participated in some SCBA/exertion … Continue reading Special Guests and Pump Training
Here at the WFPD, we have three officers, twenty-four firefighters, five junior firefighters, and one social media director. Our chief is Rob Lane. Our assistant chief is Tim Freeman. Our captain is Terry Marshall, Jr. Our social media director is Samantha Henley. Beyond these positions, we have a number of privacy concerns to consider before … Continue reading WFPD Roster and Privacy Issues.