Friday, November 17th, 2017
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Thursday Nov. 16th, the officers and members prepared retired engine 784 to leave South Ward. She was purchased by a private individual in Virginia. Retired engine 784 served us and the borough of Tam...
Monday, November 13th, 2017
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The officers and members would like to congratulate the West Penn Fire Co on the arrival of their new KME!!!!
Saturday, August 12th, 2017
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The South Ward Fire Co is proud to announce the arrival of our new 2017 Pierce Saber. New 784(in 2018 changed to unit #6514) has a 1500 GPM pump, 750 gallon tank and a 30 gallon foam tank. We would li...
Saturday, August 27th, 2016
The South Ward Fire Co. is proud to announce that we have been awarded a FEMA grant for over $400,000 for the purchase of new apparatus. We would also like to congratulate the East End, Citizens, and ...
Call history
Monday, April 30th, 2012
At 16:21 hrs. Stations 4 & 2 were dispatched to 174 Penn St. for an odor investigation. Units went en route and were advised that it was the odor of an unknown gas. Upon arrival crews went to work investigating but found nothing.
Monday, April 30th, 2012
At 04:45hrs. the TFD was dispatched to Market and Mauch Chunk St. for an incoming box alarm. Units were canceled by Chief 771 before going en route.
Sunday, April 29th, 2012
At 13:13 hrs. Stations 4 & 2 were dispatched to 400 Boyle Ave. for a brush fire. Brush 787-1 and 787-2 along with Engine 782 responded. Engine 782 staged at the bottom of the mountain while it crew went with 787-2.
Thursday, April 26th, 2012
At 16:29 hrs. Stations 4 & 2 were dispatched to 15 W. Union St. for a residential AFA. Units were canceled by Chief 771 before going en route.
Wednesday, April 25th, 2012
At 09:24hrs. the TFD was dispatched to 623 Brockton Mtn. Dr. Ryan Twsp. for a house fire. Units were canceled while en route.
Monday, April 23rd, 2012
At 15:55 hrs the TFD RIT Team was dispatched to 523 E. Ridge St. in Lansford for a reported house fire. Units were canceled before going en route.
Saturday, April 21st, 2012
At 17:33 hrs. the TFD RIT Team was dispatched to 640 E. Ridge St. in Lansford for a reported house fire. Units were canceled before going en route.
Saturday, April 14th, 2012
At 20:19 hrs. the TFD RIT Team was dispatched to 511 E. Bertsch St. in Lansford on a possible house fire. Units were canceled shortly after dispatch.
Friday, April 13th, 2012
At 18:15 hrs. Station 4 was requested by Chief 771 with a small fire behind the high school. Brush 787-1 responded.
Monday, April 9th, 2012
At 19:51hrs. Stations 4&2 were dispatched to 22 Lafayette St. for a tree down. Upon arrival Brush 787-1 determined that we could not cut the tree due to being on wires and a very steep bank. Chief 771 had command he agreed and released all units.
Monday, April 9th, 2012
At 15:59 hrs. Stations 4&2 were dispatched to Jerome and Lehigh Sts. for a brush fire. Eng 784 and 782 responded to find a pile of brush on fire. units were on scene for half an hour.
Monday, April 9th, 2012
At 11:26 hrs. Station 4 was dispatched to Penn Drive and Mantzville Rd. in West Penn Twp. for a large brush fire. Brush 787-1 and 787-2 and Utility 788 responded with 9 personnel. Units were on scene for 7 hours.
Saturday, April 7th, 2012
At 06:18 hrs. the TFD was dispatched to 309 W. Broad St. for smoke in a structure. Engine 784 was first to arrive finding a malfunctioning oil burner. Chief 771 held the call to 784 and 776 already on scene.
Friday, April 6th, 2012
At 19:11 hrs. Stations 4 & 2 were dispatched to the intersection of 309 and Owl Creek Rd. for an MVA. Engine 782 was first to arrive and held 784 in station.
Friday, April 6th, 2012
At 16:30 hrs. Station 4 was dispatched to the Trenton section of Delano Township for forest fire crew response on a brush fire. Brush 787-1 and 787-2 and U-788 responded. Units were on scene for several hours.
Wednesday, April 4th, 2012
The TFD was dispatched to to 17 W. End Dr. in Walker Twsp. for a reported house fire. The Ladder and Engine 782 responded.
Monday, April 2nd, 2012
At 20:36 hrs Stations 4 & 2 were dispatched to 398 Stadium Hill Rd. for an LZ setup for incoming medical helicopter. Units were on scene for half an hour.
Friday, March 30th, 2012
At 14:39 hrs. Station 4 was dispatched to 1498 Spring Rd. to assist West Penn on a brush fire. Brush 787-1 and Utility 788 responded and were on scene for two hours.
Tuesday, March 20th, 2012
At 15:45 hrs. Station 4 was advised of smoke coming from behind a car wash on Washington St.. A crew with B-787-1 went to investigate and found a gentleman burning wood he also was found to be trespassing on the property.
Thursday, March 15th, 2012
At 18:40 hrs. the TFD was dispatched to 30 Hunter St. for a kitchen fire. Engine 784 was first on scene along with Chief 773 and were advised by PD that the fire was out. Crews went to work checking for extension and ventilating the structure.

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