Monthly Calls
 Month
EMS FIRES JOBS
 Jan
153 68 5
 Feb
123 55 2
 Mar
162 58 2
 Apr
137 51 2
 May
137 44 1
 Jun
122 41 2
 Jul
126 46 2
 Aug
135 41 0
 Sep
144 53 0
 Oct
147 55 5
 Nov
0 47 4
 Dec
0 0 0
 Total
1386 559 25

Calls By Year
Year
EMS FIRE/RESCUE
2016
1334 665
2017
1551 677

Events
CARNIVAL FOOD
GREAT turnout for Carnival Food Friday held on July 27th and check back for the next one!
AMBULANCE CLUB MEMBERSHIPS ARE NOW DUE
The 2018 RHC Ambulance Club mailings are out and- if you're a resident of Greencastle or Antrim Township- it's time to renew or get a new memberships. Costs range from $40-$65 for families, and are also available for businesses or organizations. Check out the details on the site under "Ambulance Club Membership", or call for details.
2019 MINSTREL SHOW
Practices for the 2019 HOBO Minstrels- tentatively slated for March- will begin on the first Sunday in January. Open to everyone, watch for additional details- see you there!!
JANUARY TRAINING
Company training will be held on Saturday, January 12th at 1000 hours and Thursday, January 24th at 1900 hours. Junior Firefighter training is held every Thursday evening starting at 1900 hours and ALL members are welcome to come out and assist during these sessions.
REMINDER: SCBA fit-tests are PAST DUE and- for any personnel not completes- YOU MAY NO LONGER perform assignments requiring breathing apparatus.
MEETINGS.. MEETINGS..
The Department meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, December 11th at 1930 hours and will include the annual election of officers.

December 13, 2018


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Sat, Sep 1st, 2018 8:00:00 am - APPLICATIONS NOW AVAILABLE! Rescue Hose Company No. 1 is accepting applications for full and part time professionals to provide emergency medical services. Want to be a part of the team? If interested, download and complete the attached application then follow the directions for submission. ...Continued
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FOOD, FUN, FELLOWSHIP (and FREE)

 

 
Sun, Dec 30th, 2018 2:00:00 pm - While the table setting may not be as fancy, there will be plenty of food at this year's RHC Christmas dinner! Open to all members, staff and their families, it will be held on SUNDAY- DECEMBER 30th from 1400 hours until ?? We'll supply the ...Continued
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AUTO VS TRUCK ON MPH

 
Thu, Dec 6th, 2018 4:39:00 am - Companies 3 and 8 dispatched to the intersection of Molly Pitcher Highway and Kauffman Road for a vehicle accident. Units arrived to a tractor-trailer truck on the southbound shoulder with minor damage and a heavily damaged auto in a field south of 7195 MPH, Crossroads ...Continued
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BTW COLLISION AT WILLOWDALE

 

 
Wed, Dec 5th, 2018 8:40:00 pm - Company 3 responded to the 3500 block of Buchanan Trail West for a motor vehicle accident, locating three autos involved in the incident- two in and one off the roadway. Crews secured the incident scene, working hazard mitigation and traffic control while EMS transported two ...Continued
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TRANSFER AND BUILDING FIRE

 

 
Fri, Nov 30th, 2018 4:11:00 pm - Engine 3-1 transferred to Hagerstown Fire Department Engine 4 and- shortly after arriving- were alerted to assist on the fireground at 339 South Burhans Boulevard. Crew staged the apparatus, then worked suppression and overhaul in the fire building- a multi-family residence- until released. Unit cleared ...Continued
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HOLIDAY DELIVERY
Mon, Nov 26th, 2018 10:51:00 am - Company 3 reponded to the 15000 block of South Pennsylvania Avenue for a vehicle accident, auto into a building. Personnel arrived to a local package delivery vehicle into a concrete retaining at the intersection with Mason Dixon Road, blocking the northbound travel lane. Crews checked ...Continued
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FALL FIRE SAFETY

 

 
Thu, Nov 22nd, 2018 10:00:00 am - With Fall weather comes additional fire-related hazards: travel safety, Thanksgiving cooking, supplemental and alternative home heating, and Christmas decoration and live tree concerns. Here are some tips to make your Thanksgiving memorable (and not include a visit by fire engines!). -Thanksgiving is the PEAK day ...Continued
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BOROUGH APPLIANCE FIRE
Wed, Nov 21st, 2018 3:10:00 pm - Box 3-04 alerted for a reported kitchen fire at 254 S. Carlisle Street, Frank Carbaugh American Legion Post 373. Arriving units had smoke from a roof-mounted duct vent and portable extinguishers- in use by occupants and fire service personnel- containing flames to the cooking surface. ...Continued
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COMMERCIAL BUILDING FIRE
Thu, Nov 15th, 2018 6:48:00 pm - Company 3 responded to 11491 Monn Drive, Montgomery Township at Blough's Auto Service to assist Company 9 (Mercersburg) with a building fire. Units arrived to smoke from the detached single story building, quickly extinguishing the visible fire and providing ventilation. RHC worked suppression and overhaul ...Continued
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POOR CONDITIONS LEAD TO MVA

 

 
Thu, Nov 15th, 2018 9:32:00 am - Among the responses during the first snowfall in the area was a motor vehicle collision reported with entrapment on Buchanan Trail East in the area of Hollowell Church Road. Crews arrived to one auto in the eastbound travel lane and another off the shoulder into ...Continued
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