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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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Thu. Oct 20th 2016
SWOOPE would like to wish Vice President Jessica Botkin the best birthday ever. We could not run this team without this very special and talented lady. 
Sat. Oct 15th 2016
The Swoope Volunteer Fire Company would like to wish a B-I-G Happy Birthday to our Brother Stanley Via...
Fri. Oct 7th 2016
The Swoope Volunteer Fire Company would like to send BIG Happy Birthday wishes to THREE of our members:Courtney LaMay, Joe Martin and James Wheeler.This is a bittersweet day for our Company with the tragic loss of our Brother James Wheeler on August 1, 2016. We know he is looking down upon...
Sun. Oct 2nd 2016
On October 2, 2016 the Swoope Volunteer Fire Company along with many other departments enjoyed another successful Touch-A-Truck event that took place at Lowe's of Staunton's parking lot. Many fire trucks to include ladder trucks, fire engines and rescue trucks to name a few, w...
Sat. Oct 1st 2016
It is with great pleasure that we announce Firefighter/EMT Gary Gibson as the Swoope Volunteer of the Month for October 2016. Gary joined our Swoope family just six months ago, and has dedicated countless hours answering emergency calls, helping out with our fantastic food trailer team at event...
Recent Calls
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...
Fri. May 20th 2016
On May 20, 2016 at 12:19 hours, the Swoope Volunteer Fire Company 14 was dispatched to set up a Landing Zone (LZ) at Beverly Manor Middle School for the incoming Petroleum Helicopters International (PHI) Air Care 5 Unit that was inbound from Shenandoah Valley Regional Airport (SHD).Staunton-Aug...
Sun. May 15th 2016
On May 15, 2016 at 14:08 hours, the Swoope Volunteer Fire Company 14 was dispatched to a Motor Vehicle Collision (MVC) in the 900 block of Cattleman Road. Upon Engine 14-5's arrival, the crew performed a 360 survey and found a two vehicle crash that was blocking the roadway. ...