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James Wheeler (8/1/2016) 

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Swoope Volunteer Fire Company
697 Parkersburg Turnpike
Staunton, VA 24401
Non-Emergency: 540-886-5011
Emergency: 911
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Sat. Sep 30th 2017
The Officers and Members of the Swoope Volunteer Fire Company would like to publicly announce to the members of the community of the ANGELS that walk among us; Tom Hevener, Amy Batkins, and Krissy Figgins. Yesterday, these three ordinary people did something extraordinary.  The Swoope Volu...
Fri. Sep 29th 2017
On September 29, 2017 at 14:54 hours, the Swoope Volunteer Fire Company, along with Staunton-Augusta Rescue Squad (Rescue 5), Churchville Rescue Squad (Rescue 4) and Augusta County Fire & Rescue (ACFR) Squad 10, were dispatched for a Motor Vehicle Accident with reported ejection, entrapment and ...
Fri. Sep 22nd 2017
On September 22, 2017 at 17:29 hours, the Swoope Volunteer Fire Company, along with Churchville Fire and the City of Staunton (Engine 2), for a structure fire with flames showing in the 1500 block of Hewitt Road. Engine 14-5 responded with six personnel, Tanker 14-7 responded with two personnel...
Wed. Sep 20th 2017
Swoope Volunteer Fire Company currently has nine (9) students in the Augusta County Fire & Rescue EMT Academy and one more in Turner Ashby High School in Bridgewater, Virginia. Each student will face a challenging four and a half months of non-stop studying, researching and testing to becom...
Tue. Sep 19th 2017
On September 19, 2017 at 12:07 hours, the Swoope Volunteer Fire Company along with Staunton-Augusta Rescue Squad (SARS) Rescue 5 were dispatched for an Automobile Accident with entrapment.Engine 14-5 responding with four personnel, Utility 14 responded with one personnel, Chase 14 responded with one...
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Fri. Dec 9th 2016
On December 8, 2016 at 07:05 the Swoope Volunteer Fire Company was dispatched to a structure fire on Elliott Street.  Upon arrival of fire units, Staunton Engine 2 under the Command of Lt Humes advised the dispatch center that a house was "on the ground." Swoope Fire Chief Kevin Wilke...
Thu. Nov 17th 2016
Swoope Volunteer Fire Company along with the Staunton-Augusta Rescue Squad (SARS) were dispatched to a Motor Vehicle Crash on the access road around Beverly Manor Middle School at 10:32 hours on November 17, 2016.Swoope Engine 14-5 arrived on scene first, under the Command of Captain Ryan Folwe...
Thu. Oct 6th 2016
On October 6, 2016 at 00:37 hours, the Swoope Volunteer Fire Company was dispatched to assist on a 'working' structure fire at the 200 block of Frontier Road. Engine 14-5 and Rehab-1 both responded from Station 14 For the early morning fire. On the initial dispatch was Augusta Coun...
Sun. Oct 2nd 2016
The Swoope Volunteer Fire Company sent four representatives to Delaware for the funeral and memorial services for Wilmington Firefighters Lieutenant Chris Leach and Senior Firefighter Jerry Fickes, both who were tragically killed in the Line of Duty on September 24, 2016 while operating inside of a ...
Tue. Sep 27th 2016
On September 27, 2016 at 09:49 hours, the Swoope Volunteer Fire Company responded to a 9-1-1 dispatch for a 'Vehicle Fire' located in the 400 block of Parkersburg Turnpike, responding units included Engine 14-5 and Response-14. Augusta County Fire & Rescue Captai...