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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. Feb 15th 2017
Burn Law in Effect

Notification from the Virginia Department of Forestry

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Wed. Oct 5th 2016
Upcoming Firefighter Training in Prince Edward County

Firefighter I is scheduled to begin Oct. 18 and will run until Feb. 2017.  Please check the files section on the left fo...

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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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Trailer Fire Returns 5 Companies to Company 2
Mon. Jul 9th 2012

Shortly after the fire on Farmville Road, Company 2; Hampden-Sydney Fire, Company 6; Darlington Heights Fire, and Company 1; Farmville Fire were dispatched to 357 Farmview Road for a report of a trailer fire. Soon after dispatch, Darlington Heights 630(R. Adams) notified dispatch that he was on scene, and reported heavy smoke coming from the underside of the trailer. Tanker 2-6 was the first unit on scene, and Farmview Command was established by 201(Chief R. Draper). With only 3 members on scene, he requested Company 5 for manpower. Arriving a few minutes later, Engine 2-1 marked on scene, and Command was transfered to 202( Asst. Chief R. Crawley). Company 4, Prospect Fire provided standby at Company 2. After a brief fire suppression effort, the source of the fire was found under the trailer. The fire was extinguished without any damage to the living area of the trailer. Command marked the scene under control, and all units returned to service at 8:00pm. Thanks to Company 1, Company 4, Company 5, and Company 6 for their efforts.

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