Monthly Calls
 Month
EMS FIRES JOBS
 Jan
153 68 5
 Feb
123 55 2
 Mar
162 58 2
 Apr
137 51 2
 May
137 44 1
 Jun
122 41 2
 Jul
126 46 2
 Aug
135 41 0
 Sep
0 0 0
 Oct
0 0 0
 Nov
0 0 0
 Dec
0 0 0
 Total
1095 404 16

Calls By Year
Year
EMS FIRE/RESCUE
2016
1334 665
2017
1551 677

Events
CARNIVAL FOOD
GREAT turnout for Carnival Food Friday held on July 27th and check back for the next one!
AMBULANCE CLUB MEMBERSHIPS ARE NOW DUE
The 2018 RHC Ambulance Club mailings are out and- if you're a resident of Greencastle or Antrim Township- it's time to renew or get a new memberships. Costs range from $40-$65 for families, and are also available for businesses or organizations. Check out the details on the site under "Ambulance Club Membership", or call for details.
2019 MINSTREL SHOW
Practices for the 2019 HOBO Minstrels- tentatively slated for March- will begin on the first Sunday in January. Open to everyone, watch for additional details- see you there!!
SEPTEMBER TRAINING
Company training will be held on Thursday, September 27th at 1900 hours with topics including operations and facility tours. Hope to see you THERE!
REMINDER: SCBA fit-tests are PAST DUE and- for any personnel not completes- YOU MAY NO LONGER perform assignments requiring breathing apparatus.
MEETINGS.. MEETINGS..
The Department meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, October 9th at 1930 hours.

September 22, 2018


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Sat, Sep 1st, 2018 8:00:00 am - APPLICATIONS NOW AVAILABLE! Rescue Hose Company No. 1 is accepting applications for full and part time professionals to provide emergency medical services. Want to be a part of the team? If interested, download and complete the attached application then follow the directions for submission. ...Continued
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Thu, Aug 23rd, 2018 2:00:00 pm - A reminder that our Annual FUND DRIVE is NOW UNDERWAY! ...Continued
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TIME FOR OPEN HOUSE!!

 
Sat, Oct 6th, 2018 10:00:00 am - The 2018 Open House- kicking off Fire Prevention Week- is being held on SATURDAY, OCTOBER 6th starting at 1000 hours. Come by and see our people, tour the HOCO Museum and apparatus while taking part in games and demonstrations. There's fire truck rides, face painting, ...Continued
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EMS TRAINING OPPORTUNITY

 
Sat, Sep 29th, 2018 8:00:00 am - Rescue Hose Company will be hosting a sixteen hour PreHospital Trauma Life Support class on Saturday and Sunday, September 29 and 30 from 0800 to 1700 hours each day. Registration is $15.00 and the program will be using the PHTLS 8th edition (ISBN-13: 978-1284041736) as ...Continued
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ODOR OF SMOKE IN THE BUILDING

 
Mon, Sep 17th, 2018 11:23:00 am - Box 3-04 alerted to 50 Eastern Avenue, John L. Grove Medical Center at the Summit Primary Care and Walk-In Clinic for an odor of smoke in the building. Crews checked the area where noted and continued eliminating possible causes, determining a malfunctioning HVAC unit the ...Continued
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SMOKE IN THE APARTMENT
Tue, Sep 11th, 2018 11:56:00 am - Engine 3-2 assisted Company 2 (Waynesboro) with smoke in the apartment, 5065 Buchanan Trail East- Washington Township. Engine picked up water supply while crew completed a search of the adjacent unit for hazards and cause, clearing in thirty minutes. ...Continued
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BTE DOOR POP
Sun, Sep 9th, 2018 1:35:00 pm - RHC responded to the area of 721 Buchanan Trail East for a motor vehicle collision. Responders located the two auto incident on BTE at the John Wayne Drive intersection and performed a hydraulic door opening to gain access to the passenger compartment. Squad crew also ...Continued
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ELECTRICAL FIRE IN THE BOROUGH
Tue, Sep 4th, 2018 11:16:00 am - While clearing an assignment, Box 3-04 was alerted for an electrical fire in a dwelling- 217 Jopa Road. Occupant secured the power and used a portable fire extinguisher prior to FD arriving, with responders encountering a slight odor in the basement of the building. After ...Continued
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MOLLY PITCHER MVA

 

 
Mon, Sep 3rd, 2018 11:43:00 pm - Company 3 alerted for a vehicle accident in the area of 12686 Molly Pitcher Highway, Antrim Township. Crews arrived to a northbound tractor-trailer off the southbound shoulder into a wooded area, set-up traffic control and checked for hazards. Ambulance 3-7 transported to Chambersburg Hospital and ...Continued
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DRYER ON FIRE
Sat, Sep 1st, 2018 1:40:00 pm - Engine 3-2 responded to Runways Grill, 18421 Henon Blvd to assist Washington County Company 13 with a dryer on fire. Command 13 scaled back the response after arriving to items removed by occupants and appliance secured- Engine 3-2 went in service.   ...Continued
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