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Ladies - it's
time to start getting your ticket orders together for our 2nd
Annual Ladies Night Out on October 29th from 7p-11p. Games,
prizes, DJ, Halloween costume contest and more - you won't want
to miss it!
Tickets will go
on sale Thursday, September 15th. Tickets will be sold online on
or on our Facebook Page. Tickets are $25 in advance/$30 at the
door. Admission includes
appetizers, desserts, 2 drink tickets, a door prize ticket, and
gift basket drawing tickets. Extra drinks and gift basket
tickets will be available for purchase.
New this year:
If you have a group of people coming together, consider taking
advantage of our VIP table experience. The VIP table is $300
for 10 people, and will include a separate reserved seating
area, special treats at your table and other "bonus"
items for our VIP guests. One person can reserve the VIP for
the rest of the group.
This is an
event you don't want to miss. We have over $5000 in prizes to
give away. Additional info on ticket sales and the event will
be coming over the next few weeks. If you have any questions,
contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Rd and Barstow Rd PIA
29, 2016 - At
1210 hours, Company 2 was alerted to Stoakley Rd and Barstow Rd
for a Personal Injury Accident. Units arrived on the scene and
found a single vehicle overturned on an embankment with two
trapped. Crews went to work stabilizing the vehicle and removing
the roof to free the subjects. Three patients were transported
to the hospital for a check-up. Company 2 operated for 40
24, 2016 - The Prince Frederick Volunteers would like to extend
our condolences to our brothers to the North of Wilmington Fire
Department. RIP Lieutenant Chris Leach of Engine Company 6 and
Firefighter Jerry Fickes of Squad 4 who were killed in a house
fire this morning. Two other firefighters were transported to
the hospital after being rescued.
23, 2016 - At 2118 hours, Tower 2 was alerted to the 9200
block of Patuxent Woods Lane in Hughesville for a house fire.
Units arrived on side Alpha of a one story single family with
fire showing. The Tower crew assisted with opening up and
searches. Tower 2 operated for one hour.
Annual Volunteer Appreciation Day
11, 2016 - On Sunday, the Prince Frederick Volunteers attended
the 8th Annual Volunteer Appreciation Day at the Calvert County
Fairgrounds. The events had inflatables for kids, a rock wall,
laser tag, pony rides, and a Kickball Tournament. The Prince
Frederick Volunteers won 1st place in the tournament. Thanks to
the staff of Calvert Fire-Rescue-EMS for another successful
event and pictures.
11, 2016 - Fifteen years ago, on September 11, 2001, 19
men affiliated with al-Qaeda, hijacked four commercial passenger
airliners. Two of the planes crashed into the World Trade Center
in New York. Both towers collapsed within two hours. The pilot
of the third team crashed a plane into the Pentagon in Arlington
County, Virginia. Passengers and members on the fourth plane
attempted to retake control of their plane from the hijackers;
that plane crashed into a field near the town of Shanksville in
Somerset County, Pennsylvania. Excluding the 19 hijackers, a
confirmed 2,973 people died, 343 were FDNY firefighters, and
another 24 remain missing as a result of these attacks. Please
remember this day as people from all over mourn the loss of our
fellow brothers and sisters.
3, 2016 - Congratulations to FF C. Braswell on graduating from
the Fairfax County Fire Department Training Academy. Casey has
been assigned to the Annandale Firehouse, Company 8.
Point and Adelina PIA
29, 2016 - At 0829 hours, Company 2 was alerted to Hallowing
Point Rd and Adelina Rd for a Personal Injury Accident. Units
arrived to find a vehicle into a pole with lines down. Crews
secured the vehicle and found no entrapment. One patient was
flown to a nearby trauma center. Company 2 operated for 20
a side note: while crews were working, an unknown white car
drove into the scene, getting the power lines caught on their
car. They continued through the scene dragging the power lines
across Chief 2B's buggy as he was getting out. Luckily, Chief 2B
was not injured. However, the buggy sustained damage. If anyone
has information on this vehicle or person, please contact the
firehouse or CCSD. Also please do not drive through any
emergency scene, unless directed to do so, for everyone's
23, 2016 - At
1749 hours, Company 2 was alerted to the 1900 block of Joanna Ct
for a Confined Space Rescue. Units arrived to find a dog down a
40 foot well. Crews set up a rope system with the Tower and one
member was lowered down the well to safely remove the dog. The
11 year old blind and deaf cocker spaniel is doing well and was
going to the vet for a check-up. Company 2 operated for 40
22, 2016 - At
1558 hours, Company 2 was alerted to the 400 block of N Solomons
Island Rd for a house. Units arrived on side Alpha of a one
story vacant with smoke showing. Crews found a fire in the back
bedroom and quickly put a knock on it. With no extension found,
the Box was held to one and one. Company 2 operated for one
20, 2016 - At 1556 hours, Company 2 was alerted to Sixes Rd and
Folly Ln for a Personal Injury Accident. Units arrived on the
scene of a two vehicle head-on accident with entrapment. Crews
went to work extricating the trapped subject. The patient was
removed and turned over to awaiting EMS. Company 2 operated for
30 minutes. Sadly, the patient succumbed to their injuries at
5, 2016 - Congratulations to FF Musegades for graduating from
the Calvert County Sheriff's Department Corrections Academy
Island and German Chapel PIA
4, 2016 - At 0130 hours, Company 2 was alerted to S Solomons
Island Rd and German Chapel Rd for a Personal Injury Accident.
Units arrived on the scene to find a car vs a dump truck with
rollover and entrapment. Crews began extricating the trapped
subject. Sadly, one fatality occurred. Company 2 assisted with
3, 2016 - We would like to send our deepest condolences to the
Solomons VRSFD on the loss of Mr Lankford this morning.
Church and Queensberry PIA
30, 2016 - At
0355 hours, Company 2 was alerted to Emmanuel Church Rd and
Queensberry Dr fir a personal injury accident. Units arrived on
the scene of a single vehicle into a brick sign with ejection.
Crews secured the patient and vehicle. One patient was flown to
a trauma center for further evaluation. Company 2 operated for
Beach and Terrace PIA
22, 2016 - At 1630 hours, Company 2 was alerted to Dares Beach
Rd and Terrace Dr for a personal injury accident. Units arrived
on the scene of a two vehicle head-on accident with entrapment.
Crews went to work removing the roof and doors to free the
trapped subject. One patient was flown to a trauma center for
further evaluation. Unfortunately one person succumbed to their
injuries on the scene. Company 2 operated for 40 minutes.
25, 2016 - At
1917 hours, Company 2 was alerted to Box 7-06 for a house.
Engine 21, Tower 2, Squad 2, and Tanker 2 responded to the 6700
block of Aralia Ave in St Leonard. Units arrived on side Alpha
of a two story split foyer with fire showing. Crews initiated an
interior attack, but were evacuated due to collapse. A defensive
attack was started to bring the fire under control. Company 2
units operated for two hours. Pictures courtesy of www.slvfd.org.
Island and Steeple Chase PIA
24, 2016 - At
1256 hours, Company 2 was alerted to Rescue Box 2-16 for a
personal injury accident. Squad 2 responded to N Solomons Island
Rd and Steeple Chase Dr. Units arrived to find a two vehicle
accident with one trapped. Crews removed the doors and roof to
free the trapped subject. One patient was transported to CMH for
a check-up, and one patient was flown to a local trauma center
for further evaluation. Company 2 units operated for 30 minutes.
Annual MSFA Convention
23, 2016 - Several
members attended the 124th Annual MSFA Convention this week in
Ocean City. We would like to congratulate Life Member Tom Scott
for getting inducted into the MSFA Hall of Fame, and Life Member
Vernon Horsmon for his award for contributions to the Maryland
Fire Service Personnel Qualifications Board. Members met up
Tuesday night at Embers for a Company dinner. Congratulations to
Mechanicsville VFD for winning Best Appearing Company Overall in
the Parade, and bringing the trophy back to the Western Shore
20, 2016 - At 0923 hours, Company 2 was alerted to Rescue Box
7-10 for a Below Grade Rescue. Squad 2 responded to a wooded
area off of Rosemary Lane in Port Republic. The crew assisted
Squad 5, Trooper 6, Trooper 7, and Company 7 with a subject that
had fallen from an undetermined height out of a tree in a remote
location. The patient was brought up a 60' hillside to flat land
so he could be hoisted out of the area by helicopter. Squad 2
operated for two hours. Pictures courtesy of MSP Aviation
Maryland Blvd House
17, 2016 - At 1600 hours, Company 2 was alerted to Box 5-09 for
a house fire. Tower
2 and Chief 2 responded to the 12600 block of Southern Maryland
Blvd in Dunkirk. Units arrived on side Alpha of a two story
single family with smoke showing. Tower 2 arrived placed ground
ladders on all four sides of the house, assisted with searches,
and opened up for the Engine Companies. Chief 2 held the Dunkirk
Command. Tanker 2 transferred to Station 5 during the fire.
Company 2 units operated for one hour.
FF Mark Cox
15, 2016 - Congratulations to FF Mark Cox on graduating the
Alexandria Fire Academy today as valedictorian. Mark will be
assigned to Engine 210.
Maryland Blvd Building
12, 2016 - At 1411 hours, Company 2 was alerted to Box 5-03 for
a building fire in Owings. Tower 2 and Tanker 2 responded to the
8100 block of Southern Maryland Blvd. Units arrived on side
Alpha of a three story commercial building with smoke showing on
side Charlie. The Working Fire Dispatch was sounded bringing
Engine 22 and Chief 2A. After an initial interior attack, crews
were evacuated due to pending collapse. Company 2 units operated
for a few hours.
2, 2016 - On Thursday, we had three members graduate from
Calvert High School. We would like to congratulate them and wish
them luck in their futures.