We here at Smithfield are thrilled to announce that the 2- Day hands-on part of our truck class on March 19th and 20th, 2016 is full but we still have tickets for sale on www.eventbrite.com for the 1-Day seminar on March 18, 2016. If you missed out on the 2-day hands-on part of our class you still have time to sign-up for the seminar on March 18,2016. ... (Full Story & Photos)
2015 was a great year for Station 50. Being a volunteer fire department in a small community, it can be easy for our accomplishments to be overlooked. As our residents and supporters, we feel you should know the quality of service we provide to our community everyday. Below you will find some of our stats from last year.
At the end of 2015 we had our busiest year ever with 910 calls for service. ... (Full Story)
Your interested in signing up for our class coming up this March go to the eventbrite link below for more information on the class. Click on the Smithfield video link below of our Truck Company Operations Class we held last year to get an idea on what our class has to offer you.
This past weekend Dec 18th - 20th Smithfield Vol. Fire Department hosted a Vehicle Rescue II Class at station # 50. The class was a 24-hour program that included classroom PowerPoint's and practical training which applies to those incidents where commercial or heavy vehicles are involved, are complex extrication processes will have to be applied, or that involves heavy machinery or more than digital ... (Full Story & Photos)
At 11:27 Station 50 was dispatched to a 1st due residential structure fire at 609 Hillcrest Dr. Engine 51 and Truck 50 both responded with multiple calls of a residence on fire. Engine 51 arrived first finding a single story residential structure with heavy smoke showing from all sides and fire showing in the rear. Truck 50 circled the block to nose into Engine 51. Chief 501 (Stallings) arrived assuming ... (Full Story & Photos)