Mar
19
2015

Busy Day For Company 20

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Company 20 had 9 calls for the day with the first one at 1 a.m. The volunteers and career staff kept busy all day running different incidents throughout Jefferson, Brunswick, Potomac Valley and Rohrersville. Rescue Squad 20 ran a auto accident with entrapment in Brunswick, Ambulance 209 ran triple fatal shooting in Potomac Valley, Rescue Squad, Engine
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Mar
18
2015

Building Demolition at Eastalco

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Around 0830 hrs Engine Tanker 204 went to the old Eastalco property off Manor Woods Rd to assist Co. 14 with a standby. Quint 14, Engine Tanker 204 and Ambulance 149 where on standby while engineers pulled down and old structure on the property. Engineers cut the supports which weakened the structure then pulled the structure
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Mar
15
2015

Rescue Squad and Chief on Mountain Rescue

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Around 0900 hrs Rescue Squad 20 was alerted to assist Company 19, 5 and WC8 with a mountain rescue near the Ed Garvey Shelter on the Appalachian Trail, While enroute ECC advised possible trauma code with CPR in progress. Patient had been struck by a falling tree while hiking on the trail with friends. Rescue
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Mar
14
2015

Marc Train Incident Awareness

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This past weekend several members of Co. 20 attended MARC Train Incident Awareness Class. The day started with a short video at the training center and then ended the day with hands on / show and tell at the MARC Train yard off Reichs Ford Rd. Crews learned mostly about the safety features of the
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Mar
8
2015

Busy Weekend for JVFC

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The weekend started on Thursday with a significant amount of snow fall over the Frederick area. Crews handle 2 calls throughout the day. One call was an injured SHA employee on Rt340 @ Rt15 split. The SHA employee pulled over to assist a motorist who had left the roadway and was rear ended by another
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Mar
5
2015

JVFC Losses Charter Member

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It is with great sadness that the JVFC has loss one of its Charter Members Richard “Jarbo” Grove. Mr. Grove was a life long member of the JVFC, Jefferson United Church of Christ and The Jefferson Ruritan. The JVFC would like to extend their thoughts and prayers to the family and friends of Mr. Gove.
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Mar
4
2015

Early Morning Barn Fire Keeps JVFC Busy

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A busy 24 hours for company 20 with 2 working fires and multiple ambulance calls. Around 0300 hours another 20 box was sounded for a barn fire in the 3000 block of Sumantown Road. Chief 20 arrived on scene with large metal outbuilding fully involved. Chief 20 established Command and held the assignment to Co.
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Mar
3
2015

First Due Box 6200 Block Old Middletown Rd

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At 0712 the 20 box was sounded for smoke in a house in the 6200 block Old Middletown Rd. As units marked enroute ECC advised callers report fire from 2nd floor windows with possible elderly person trapped on the 2nd floor. E72 and Chief 20 arrived with 2 story single family balloon frame confirming fire
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Mar
2
2015

Busy weekend for the JVFC

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The JVFC had a busy weekend with two of their major fundraisers and icy mess during Sundays BINGO. Crews gave countless hours of hard work and time not only working the fundraisers but running calls. JVFC membership is one of the best in the county with a strong sense of PRIDE and DEDICATION. 3/1 0236hrs
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Mar
2
2015

Thank You

Found this gem at Bingo on Sunday. Throw back bingo bag from the 80's.
The JVFC would like to thank all of you that came out this weekend to support the JVFC. Without you all the JVFC wouldn’t be possible. The 20 House held their semi annual Gun Raffle and Bingo this weekend and despite the bad weather we had a great turnout for both. These two events are
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