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
Sunday, July 10th, 2011
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At 17:57hrs. Station 4&2 were dispatched to the intersections of W. Broad St. and Catawissa St. for a MVA. Engine 784 went en route and was advised that the car was into a house with fluids down and no injuries.
Saturday, July 9th, 2011
At 21:35hrs. Stations 4&2 were dispatched to the intersections of Rowe and Nescopec Streets for a vehicle leaking fluids. Duty officer Captain 777 was first on scene and held the call to our Utility 788 for oil dry and waited for the tow company.
Thursday, July 7th, 2011
At 18:30hrs. personnel at Station 4 were arriving for training when they noticed a large amount of smoke coming from the north ward section of the borough. Chief 773 and Brush 787-1 went to investigate the cause and discovered a pile of grass and tree trimmings on fire on Jerome St.
Tuesday, July 5th, 2011
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At 15:56hrs. Stations 4&2 were dispatched the scene of the earlier structure fire for a rekindle. Engines 784 & 782 responded to find a small hot spot smoldering in the second floor of one of the partially collapsed houses.
Tuesday, July 5th, 2011
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At 03:04hrs the TFD was dispatched to 15 S. Lehigh St. in the borough for a working structure fire. Chief 772 was first on scene and assumed command and was advised by PD that everyone was out of the houses.
Friday, July 1st, 2011
At 22:41hrs. the TFD RIT Team was dispatched to 444 E. Patterson St. in Lansford for a structure fire. Squad 783 and Engine 776 responded and were canceled shortly after arriving on scene.
Saturday, June 18th, 2011
At 00:14hrs. Stations 4&1 were dispatched to 307 Owl Creek Rd. for an MVA. Engine 784 went responding and were advised that it was two cars over the embankment. Chief 773 was first to arrive and reported no entrapment but four patients with injuries in the roadway.
Thursday, June 16th, 2011
At 21:47hrs. Station 4&1 were dispatched to 300 Owl Creek road for an MVA. Engine 784 and Squad 786 responded to discover that the accident was actually almost to the county line. Units were on scene for one hour.
Monday, June 13th, 2011
At 11:25hrs. Stations 4&2 were dispatched to 105 W. Broad St. for a AFA. Engine 782 was first to arrive and discovered burnt food on the stove. Engine 784 was then placed available and 782 handled the call.
Saturday, June 11th, 2011
At 01:58hrs. the TFD was dispatched to the intersections of Market and Willing for an incoming box alarm. Chief 771 was first to arrive and found nothing showing and no-one around the box. He determined it to be a false alarm and canceled all units.
Thursday, June 9th, 2011
At 23:36hrs. Stations 4&2 were dispatched to 28 W. Broad St. to assist Chief 772 on an unknown type alarm. When units went en route they were advised that Chief 772 was already on scene and needed help with forcible entry.
Tuesday, June 7th, 2011
At 14:21hrs. Station 4 was dispatched to 10 West Centre St., Mahanoy city for a working structure fire in the high rise. Engine 784 went en route and was advised that there was a working fire on the tenth floor reported with entrapment.
Saturday, June 4th, 2011
At 11:30hrs. Station 4 was dispatched to 305 Lizard Creek Rd. in West Penn Twsp. for an electrical fire. Engine 784 that was already in West Penn for a class went responding and were requested Chief 37 to come around to the Charlie side and pull a hand line into the first floor.
Saturday, June 4th, 2011
At 09:38hrs. the TFD RIT Team was dispatched to Dock St. in Lansford for a reported structure fire. Units were canceled before going en route.
Wednesday, June 1st, 2011
At 14:55hrs Station 4 was dispatched to 527 E. Elm St. to assist Chief 773 on wires down. Unit 788 responded and was on scene for one hour.
Wednesday, June 1st, 2011
After clearing off the landing zone. Engine 782 requested our Utility 788 with oil dry back to the scene of the previous accident to assist with clean up of fluids.
Wednesday, June 1st, 2011
At 11:46hrs Stations 4&2 were dispatched to 307 Center St. for an MVA with entrapment. Engine 784&782 went enroute and were advised that a tractor trailer verses multiple cars and a box truck carrying explosives.
Tuesday, May 31st, 2011
At 03:11hrs. the TFD was dispatched for a medical assist helping with lifting. Personnel responded by POV.
Sunday, May 29th, 2011
At 05:31hrs.Stations 4&2 were dispatched to 307 Center St. for an MVA with injuries. Chief 771 went en-route and was advised that the accident happened on Rt. 309 South but both vehicles were in the lot at 307.
Thursday, May 26th, 2011
At 21:32hrs. Station 4 was requested by Chiefs 771&773 to bring chain saws and man power to the area of Market and Riley Ave. for a tree down blocking the roadway. Personnel were on scene for half an hour.

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