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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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Sun. Dec 31st 2017
Congratulations to all of the 2018 Officers: Chief - Kevin Wilkes Deputy Chief - Chris BotkinCaptain - Ryan Folweiler Lieutenant - David LottsLieutenant - Michael MartinEMS Captain - Jennifer WadeEMS Lieutenant - Adam MitchellSafety Officer - Brad Collins Assistant Safety Officer...
Fri. Dec 8th 2017
On December 8, 2017, the Swoope Volunteer Fire Company along with Staunton City Engine 2 and Staunton-Augusta Rescue Squad (SARS) were dispatched for a "Motor vehicle accident with partial ejection, subject trapped." Swoope Engine 14-5, Utility 14 (Chief Kevin Wilkes), Staunton Engine...
Mon. Nov 27th 2017
On November 27, 2017 at 16:41 hours, the Swoope Volunteer Fire Company was dispatched for a Automobile Accident with a rollover in the 200 block of Middlebrook Road.Engine 14-5 responded with five personnel, Response 14 responded with three personnel and several personally owned vehicles responded a...
Tue. Oct 24th 2017
On October 24, 2017, Swoope Volunteer EMT Karen Hoffman graduated from The Board of Directors of the Central Shenandoah Criminal Justice Training Academy with a Basic Emergency Communications Officer Certificate. EMT Hoffman is also an Administrative Officer and holds the current rank of Secretary o...
Fri. Oct 6th 2017
On October 6, 2017, Swoope Volunteer Firefighter Harold Campbell graduated from the 126th Basic Trooper Session and became a Virginia State Trooper. The Officers and Members of the Swoope Volunteer Fire Company are VERY proud of Trooper Campbell's accomplishments and hard work. Trooper Camp...
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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...