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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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Fri. Mar 24th 2017
On March 24, 2017 at 21:10 hours, the Swoope Volunteer Fire Company along with the Staunton-Augusta Rescue Squad (SARS) were dispatched for an automobile accident with the vehicle over the embankment.Chase 14, with Fire Chief Kevin L. Wilkes, arrived on scene and advised Augusta County Emergency Com...
Fri. Mar 24th 2017
The men and women of the Swoope Volunteer Fire Company would like to wish one of our own, Firefighter Harold Campbell, "GOOD LUCK" as he enters the 126th Virginia State Police Recruit Academy. 
Tue. Mar 14th 2017
The Mill Creek Fire Company (Delaware) has announced the passing of a friend, Deputy Chief Kristina (Krissy) Kreutzer, PhD. A note from our chief:  We share this memorial as we are very close to the Mill Creek Fire Company and appreciate them greatly.  Over the years, MCFC has helped ...
Wed. Mar 8th 2017
On March 8, 2017 at 12:49 hours the Swoope Volunteer Fire Company was dispatched for a smoke investigation on Rolling Green Drive.  Engine 14-5 and Brush 14-8 responded with six personnel.  Engine 14-5 was first to arrive on scene, Safety Officer Stanley Via advised Augusta County Emergenc...
Tue. Mar 7th 2017
The Officers and Members of the Swoope Volunteer Fire Company are pleased to announce the 'Volunteer of the Month' for March 2017...Firefighter Ben Piner.Ben has gone above and beyond, leading the TEAM with washing, waxing, and detailing all eight Swoope vehicles.  Ben is also...
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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...