|Tue. Apr 12th 2016|
Firefighter I - Forcible Entry Class
The students in the Powhatan County Firefighter I class had a skill day this weekend - Forcible Entry. Sunday...
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|Sun. Mar 27th 2016|
Firefighter 1 Ladders Class
The Hazardous Materials Awareness and Operations has finished up and the Powhatan Fire and Rescue Firefighter I class is...
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|Thu. Mar 3rd 2016|
Co 2 member appointed Fire Chief in Tennessee
We're proud to report that Huguenot Firefighter Dave Bailey has been appointed the Fire Chief in the City of Harriman, TN...
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Around 1300 hours, Companies 4 (Fine Creek), 2 (Huguenot) and the career staff from the Rescue Squad were notified for the motorcycle MVA with parties injured on Huguenot Trail in front of Lucky's Convenience Store (near Three Bridge Road). FF Floyd Greene assumed the command on his arrival...
Around 0130 hours Companies 4 (Fine Creek), 2 (Huguenot), 1 (Powhatan) and PVRS were dispatched to a house fire in the 2800 block of Judes Ferry Road. Assistant Chief 4 arrived first to find flames showing from the "C" side and the roof. Engine 2 arrived just behin...
Powhatan County was requested as part of a Statewide Mutual Aid call to Louisa County to assist with containing a 400+ acre brush fire. Upon arrival to the staging area at the Mineral VFD (about an hour from our station), the brush truck was assigned to fight the brush fire, while the engin...
High winds were to blame for several fires throughout Powhatan County. "The Deuce" started with their first run around 1300 and never saw the station for the next several hours. Personnel responded to approximately 20 wind-swept brush fires during the several hour time perio...
Around 1AM, Companies 1 (Powhatan), 2 (Huguenot), and 5 (Deep Creek) were notified for the brush fire with extension into a garage. Personnel arrived via POV and confirmed the information. Chief 9 (Schoeffel) arrived, established the command, and advised Engine 1 to drop the LDH on ar...
Companies 2 (Huguenot) and 1 (Powhatan) were notified of an overturned tractor-trailer with a possible fuel leak on Page Road near Boyer Road. Engine 2 (FF/EMT Johnson OIC) arrived to find a flat-bed tractor trailer hauling lumber that had turned on it's side due to the narrow roadway and l...