The Officers and Members of Swoope Volunteer Fire Company would like to announce our FIVE (5) new certified Firefighters: Ethan Smith, Arianna Hoover, Logan Berry, John Jackson and Cody Arthur! These five members graduated from the Augusta County Fire Academy, June 18, 2018. This academy lasted 6 months and consisted of more than 300 hours worth of training. Each of these members are now certified in Firefighter 1, Firefighter 2, HazMat OPS, Vehicle Rescue, and Mayday Firefighter Down. Congratulations to FF Ethan Smith, FF Arianna Hoover, FF Logan Berry, FF John Jackson, and FF Cody Arthur. They are pictured below with their brand new black firefighter helmets and the other members of SVFC that came to celebrate their success! Great job!