Recent Calls
Wed. Jul 22nd 2015
Tractor/baler fire brings out Co. 2, Farmville VFD, and Darlington Heights VFD

Co. 2 dispatched to a tractor/bailer fire July 22 @ 15:30.  Thanks to Virginia Dept of Forestry personnel, Farmville FD,...

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Tue. Jul 30th 2013
Bomb Threat at Prince Edward County Courthouse

On July 30th, 2013, Farmville Communications received a call that there was a bomb in Prince Edward County Courthouse, and ga...

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Mon. Jul 29th 2013
Motor Vehicle Crash at Kingsville Road and Abilene Road

On July 29th 2013 at approximately 2:20am, Hampden-Sydney Fire was dispatched to a report of a motor vehicle crash with no in...

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Wed. Jul 23rd 2014
Recruitment!

Hampden-Sydney Fire and EMS are in need of volunteers! If you are interested in joining our department, please fill out an on...

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Sun. Sep 9th 2012
2012 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb

On September 9th, 2012, five members of Hampden-Sydney Fire participated in the 2012 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb at the Suntrus...

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Sat. Jul 28th 2012
Battleground Martial Arts and Leadership Academy Visits HSVFD

A couple weeks ago, 2nd Lieutenant D. Cooper was approached by one of the instructors at Battleground Martial Arts and Leader...

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Welcome to the Hampden-Sydney Fire and EMS page. If you are interested in joining, please fill out a quick application on our site, or see any member for an application. We accept applications from students, as well as community members.

New members are accepted in either the probationary or participating status at any monthly Department Business meetings which occur on the first Tuesday of the month at 6:30 PM (18:30).

Probationary members are required to attend our three month rookie school, after which they will be eligible to become a full member, which involves voting and participating in fire suppression activities, as well as EMS.

 

Participating members may participate in the department in EMS capacities as well as other non-emergency aspects of the department.

News Headlines
Wed. Jul 23rd 2014
Hampden-Sydney Fire and EMS are in need of volunteers! If you are interested in joining our department, please fill out an online application or see one of our members for information. We do fire suppression, as well as Emergency Medical Non-Transport care. So if you are a resident in or near o...
Sun. Sep 9th 2012
On September 9th, 2012, five members of Hampden-Sydney Fire participated in the 2012 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb at the Suntrust Building in Richmond, Virginia. 1st Lieutenant Justin Gordon, 2nd Lieutenant Danny Cooper, Firefighter Chris Pedraja, Firefighter Thomas Van Clief and Firefighter Thomas Kur...
Sat. Jul 28th 2012
A couple weeks ago, 2nd Lieutenant D. Cooper was approached by one of the instructors at Battleground Martial Arts and Leadership Academy, Noel Malave, inquiring about bringing their students to the station for a tour of the station, as well as a fire safety demonstration. Without hesitation, he agr...
Thu. May 24th 2012
On our May Business Meeting, we welcomed 3 new Full Members to our department. Thomas Van Clief, RJ Draper and Colman Packard completed the 3 month Probationary period and passed the final exam to become full members of our department. Congradulate them when you see them!
Wed. Feb 15th 2012
Just a public Service Announcement. Burn ban is in effect from today February 15th, 2012 to April 30th, 2012. No burning of anything un-contained before 4pm. Examples in our area would be leaves, trash, brush, anything not in an approved burn system. Thank you and Be Safe. Danny Cooper 3rd Lie...
Recent Calls
Wed. Jul 22nd 2015
Co. 2 dispatched to a tractor/bailer fire July 22 @ 15:30.  Thanks to Virginia Dept of Forestry personnel, Farmville FD, and Darlington Heights FD on their assistance.  Equipment damage was extensive, but the fire was contained and no one was hurt.
Tue. Jul 30th 2013
On July 30th, 2013, Farmville Communications received a call that there was a bomb in Prince Edward County Courthouse, and gave no other information. Farmville Fire(Co. 1) and Hampden-Sydney Fire were dispatched to the call for standby. The building was fully evacuated. Farmville Police Department e...
Mon. Jul 29th 2013
On July 29th 2013 at approximately 2:20am, Hampden-Sydney Fire was dispatched to a report of a motor vehicle crash with no injuries at the intersection of Kingsville Road and Abilene Road. Engine 2-2 responded, and Kingsville Road Command was established. The vehicle was partially blocking the roadw...
Mon. Jul 29th 2013
On July 29th, 2013 at 2:24am, Crews from Hampden-Sydney Fire and Prince Edward Rescue were dispatched to a report of a motor vehicle crash, with the occupant trapped in his vehicle. It was reported that there were no injuries, but the driver could not get out of his vehicle, as it was laying on...
Sun. Feb 24th 2013
On Saturday, February 23rd, 2013, at 4:53am Company 1(Farmville Fire), Company 2(Hampden-Sydney Fire) and Company 7(Rice Fire) were dispatched to a report of a structure fire in the vicinity of La Parota Mexican Restaurant. Dispatch advised that there was heavy smoke and fire showing through th...
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