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Sat. Sep 2nd 2017
Labor Day Cleanup

On Saturday September 2nd members of the Company participated in our regular cleanup of apparatus in preparation of the ...

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Mon. Aug 21st 2017
HVFD Hosts Blended Learning EMT Class

Tonight the Huguenot VFD began hosting a blended learning Emergency Medical Technician class in partnership with the Old Domi...

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Sun. Aug 13th 2017
HVFD Supports School Rodeo

This weekend the volunteers at the Huguenot VFD assisted the Powhatan School Rodeo program by providing a Emergency Medical S...

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Tue. Aug 23rd 2011
After working with the Port Authority of New York & New Jersey for nearly 24 months, the PA released a section of Steel Beam to the HVFD today. The 36" long, 122 pound beam will be displayed at the new station in memory of the 343 firefighters that gave their lives on 9/11. Chief Troy Blair, Presi...
Fri. Dec 17th 2010
Congratulations are extended to four members of the Huguenot Volunteer Fire Department who all successfully passed their written and practical exams for Firefighter I!   Firefighters Thomas Talbott, Rob Hershberger, Nathan Baggett, and Josh Mullins will complete their 32-hour Hazardous Mat...
Tue. Nov 16th 2010
Over two years ago, both public and private organizations partnered with the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey to allow public safety organizations from across the US to get their own artifacts from Ground Zero in New York City.  The move was provided as a gesture to let local agencies ...
Mon. Aug 30th 2010
Congratulations to FF Allen Cooke, who spent the last eight weeks in Alabama training with military instructors and other law enforcement officers.  Based on his successful completion of this difficult and stressful training course, Allen is now a Bomb Technician, recognized by both the FBI and...
Mon. Aug 16th 2010
Nearly 10 years in the making, a proud and historic day occurred for the members of The Deuce! This evening, members from the Board of Supervisors, the County Administrator, county offices, the rescue squad, and several fire companies attended the ground breaking for the future home of the Huguenot...
Sat. May 8th 2010
Congratulations Taylor Goodman and Theresa Amadeo on your exchange of vows!  Taylor and Theresa were married in Henrico, NC on the shore of Lake Gaston.  The newlywed's spent their honeymoon in the Caribbean cruise.  On their return they will reside again Powhatan.
Sat. Mar 13th 2010
Tonight, over 20 members from Huguenot, Fine Creek, and Deep Creek gathered for a training exercise. Stock Building Supply has granted Company 2 the use of one of their buildings for training, so Lt Johnson (Co 2) and FF Donati (Co 4) put on a class tonight involving hose-handling and search and re...
Wed. Feb 24th 2010
The members of The Deuce are proud to announce the advancement of Firefighter/Life Member/Past Chief Floyd Greene to the rank of Master Chief in the United States Coast Guard. Floyd is one of SIX Master Chief's in the United States for his area of expertise, Marine Science Technician. Congratulat...
Wed. Jan 27th 2010
Companies 2 (Huguenot) and 4 (Fine Creek) came together at the The Deuce for an evening of technical rescue training. Instructed by Company 2 Lt. Brandon Johnson (who also serves as a member of the Crater Regional Technical Rescue Team), the members discussed basic & advanced tech rescue scenari...
Wed. Jan 13th 2010
A number of members from Company 2, Company 1, and Powhatan Fire-EMS administration were on hand this morning for a demonstation of the Metz Raptor aerial device.  A very non-traditional ladder for the US market, the Metz brings a proven European design to the table.  As PFEMS begins to lo...
Fri. Jan 1st 2010
The department is proud to announce our company officers for 2010: District Chief:  Troy Blair Assistant District Chief:  Don Houtsma Captain:  Chris Atkins Lieutenant:  Brandon Johnson Safety Officer:  Taylor Goodman
Sat. Dec 12th 2009
In an annual tradition that started many years ago, the department held it's annual Santa Breakfast on Saturday, December 12th.  Around 300 kids of all ages were fed, and enjoyed seeing Santa arrive and depart via fire engine.  Many thanks to the members of the community who helped make th...
Fri. Dec 11th 2009
The members of the Huguenot Volunteer Fire Department regretfully announce the untimely and unexpected death of Chuck DeNoon, a life member of the Powhatan Volunteer Rescue Squad and the Deep Creek Volunteer Fire Department (Company 5), on Friday, December 11.  Our thoughts and prayers are with...
Mon. Sep 7th 2009
After much work yesterday clean and polishing all the rigs, it was time to show them off.  E2, R2, EMS2 and Car2 were all on display in the PVRS Labor Day Parade.  Thank you to all members who came to suport "the deuce".
Sun. Sep 6th 2009
Several members of "The Deuce"  came to Company 2 early Sunday morning to get all the rigs ready for the Powhatan Labor Day parade.  There was much washing, waxing and polishing performed.  The work detail was followed up by a great cookout. Great j...
Tue. Jul 14th 2009
The department members wish to express luck two of our friends who will be entering new stages in their personal and professional lives. Firefighter Allen Cooke, employed by the Department of State Police, has been promoted to the position of Special Agent, who's specialty will be Bomb & Arson I...
Fri. Jun 12th 2009
A heart-felt congratulations to members Jordan Fisher, Keith Llewellyn, and David Herring for the completion of Powhatan's annual Firefighter I class! The FF-1 class lasted nearly three months, and covers all aspects of firefighting, using both classroom and practical sessions. Pass along your co...
Wed. Jun 10th 2009
Congratulations to FF Dennis Llewellyn for his recent completion of the Virginia Department of Forestry's Tractor Operations class. As the owner of a construction company, Dennis has over two decades of of dozer operating experience, and decided to put this experience to use and compete the VDF's "...
Tue. Apr 21st 2009
The members of the department are excited that our new station comes closer to ground-breaking. The plans have been submitted to various county and state agencies for approval, our building committee representatives continue to work hand-in-hand with the architect and county officials. Keep an e...
Tue. Mar 24th 2009
An extrication demo a couple of weeks ago left The Deuce with several vehicles to use for vehicle fire training.  This included an old RV that provided many BTUs for the members to tame.
Sat. Feb 28th 2009
In an annual event for the men and women of The Deuce, the personnel gathered for the stew sale.  Many hours of hard work were put in by 3/4 of the departments members, resulting in a profit for the volunteers.
Sun. Feb 22nd 2009
Weyers Cave (Augusta County, VA) took delivery of their new KME Rescue-Pumper a couple of months ago.  Engine 53 was on display, for Slagle's Fire Equipment, at the Virginia Fire Chiefs Conference in Virginia Beach this week.  Several members of Comp...
Sun. Feb 15th 2009
Company 2 (Huguenot) had 4 extrication equipment dealers out on Sunday to demo their products.  Members from "The Deuce", Company 1 (Powhatan) and Company 4 (Fine Creek) attended, and cut several styles of vehicles to evaluate the effectiveness of each system. The Huguenot Volun...
Sat. Jan 10th 2009
On Sunday evening, 65 members of the department and thier family members gathered at the Home Team Grill, a longtime supporter of the department for the annual department dinner.  This has become a popular pastime for our members. A number of personnel were recognized for thier call ...
Tue. Dec 23rd 2008
President - Dennis Llewellyn Treasurer - Colman Goodman Secretary - Toni Wickham Board of Directors - Wayne Cosner                            - Chris Atkins  &n...
Tue. Dec 2nd 2008
In what has become a popular holiday tradition, the members of the department sponsored their annual Santa Breakfast, where the kids (and adults!) not only had the chance to eat a home-cooked breakfast, but also see Santa arrive by fire engine.  The children got to see St. Nick and give him the...
Wed. Nov 12th 2008
On November 7th and 8th, members from Companies 2 & 4 partnered to take the Department of Fire Programs IFGO class, which was co-hosed by the Wagstaff Circle VFD (Chesterfield Company 10) and Huguenot VFD (Powhatan Company 2). The class consists of 2 hours of safety and leadership followed by 14 ho...
Sun. Nov 2nd 2008
On Sunday afternoon, members from Company 2 gathered to complete  their annual hose testing.  After a long day almost 3,500 ft of hose was tested, rolled and repacked.  Thank you goes out to all that came and helped.  
Mon. Oct 13th 2008
Members from all five of the county's departments gathered today to see off the Virginia National Guard's 180th Engineering Company, who's based in Powhatan. After a moving ceremony at the Powhatan High School, apparatus lined Anderson Highway from Judes Ferry Road to the County Line to show suppor...
Sun. Sep 21st 2008
The department mourns the loss of Sid Samuel, the son of Firefighter (and past chief) David Samuel of Fire Company 1.  Sid tragically lost his life in a vehicle accident in Amelia County on Saturday night, September 20th.  Please keep the Samuel family in your thoughts and prayers.
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