Author Archives: Chris Trace

2012 Cumberland County Convention

Yesterday, Truck 28 and crew attended the 85th Annual Cumberland County Volunteer Firefighter’s Association Convention held in New Kingstown. Truck 28 won 3rd place Best Appearing and Most Functional Aerial – Ladder or Platform. We would like to thank New … Continue reading

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Jr FF Alex Goldman Receives Award

Tonight at the 85th Annual Cumberland County Volunteer Firefighter’s Association Banquet held at the New Kingstown Fire Company, Junior Firefighter Alex Goldman was awarded the 2012 Junior Member of the Year Award. Alex was nominated by Company President Ron Trace … Continue reading

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Remembering September 11th, 2011

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Perry County Fire Brings 2 Transfers to East Penn

Just after 630 am, Engine 128 (with 4) was dispatched to Company 19 (West Enola) while their Engine and Tanker were operating at a fire in Penn Township, Perry County. After being released from Company 19, Company 20 (Northeast Fire … Continue reading

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Truck 28 – IN SERVICE

Truck 28 was officially placed into service tonight around 830 pm!

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Mid Afternoon Confinement in Upper Allen

Shortly after 3pm, Rescue 28 was dispatched with Engines 223 (Upper Allen) and Engine 127 (Citizens) to Sinclair Rd and Williams Grove Rd (Box23-07) for an accident with entrapment. Chief 27 arrived and advised their was confinement in one of the … Continue reading

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New Delivery – Truck 28

Many things have come and gone since the time our website went down. In early May, the new Truck 28 was finally driven from Holden, Louisiana to Mechanicsburg. Since then, many members have taken the time to drive and operate … Continue reading

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Were Back!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

After being offline for a few months, and having to get a new web address, the Washies are finally back online! If anyone has us listed on their links page, please update our link to http://www.washies28.org

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Two Calls for Tuesday

Today, Engine 128 was kept busy running two calls in the 27 area during the morning. The first came in shortly before 8 am during rush hour traffic for an accident with injuries at N York Street and Pleasantview Drive. … Continue reading

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3 Runs on Monday include Work in Monroe

2/13/12 – At 12:11 pm, Engine 128 (with 5) and Engine 141 (Union-Carlisle) were dispatched for manpower to assist Companies operating in the White Rock Acres development of Monroe Township for a working house fire. Units arrived on scene with heavy … Continue reading

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