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
Saturday, February 19th, 2011
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At 20:10hrs. the TFD Chiefs were dispatched to Race & Green St. for wires down. Chief 774 arrived and found metal roofing entangled in the power lines. Chief 774 then requested the fire police to the scene and crews from Stations 4&2 to standby.
Thursday, February 17th, 2011
At 18:19hrs. Stations 4&1, the Ladder, and Rescue were dispatched to the intersection of Swamp Rd. and Valley Rd. for a reported structure fire. Units went en route and were placed available by Chief 32 reporting a controlled burn.
Thursday, February 17th, 2011
At 15:26hrs. Station 4&2 were dispatched to the intersection of W. Broad and N. Lehigh St. for an MVA. Units arrived and controlled traffic till the vehicles cleared the intersection. There was no injuries.
Thursday, February 17th, 2011
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At 00:43hrs. Station 4 was dispatched to 1453 Valley Rd. Walker Twsp. for an MVA. Units went en route and were advised that it was an SUV verses pole. When units arrived the patient was self extricated.
Tuesday, February 15th, 2011
At 20:54hrs. Stations 4&2 were dispatched to 44 W. Broad St. for a odor investigation. Units went en route and were advised that it was an odor of kerosene. After further investigation it was discovered that the store front below the complainant's apartment had a kerosene heater running.
Sunday, February 13th, 2011
At 04:14hrs. Stations 4&1 along with the Department ladder were dispatched to 1058 Sanderson St. in Schuylkill Twsp.. Units went responding and were canceled just before arriving on scene.
Saturday, February 12th, 2011
At 02:39hrs. Stations 4&2 were dispatched to Center St. and Owl Creek Road for an MVA. Units went en route and were advised that it was a car rolled over just south of the Owl Creek arch with unknown on entrapment and injuries.
Thursday, February 10th, 2011
At 13: 24hrs. the TFD was dispatched to 29 Center St. for a reported structure fire. Upon further investigation nothing was found and all units were canceled before going en route.
Wednesday, February 9th, 2011
At 19:41hrs. the TFD was dispatched to 415 E. Broad for a reported structure fire. Units responded to find it to be an overheated dryer. All units not already on scene were canceled by Chief 774.
Tuesday, February 8th, 2011
At 18:55hrs. the TFD was dispatched to 36 Market St. for a medical assist for lifting. Personnel responded by POV.
Saturday, February 5th, 2011
At 21:05hrs. the TFD was dispatched to 338 W. Kline Ave. for a structure fire. Squad 786 and Engine 776 went en route and were advised to stage at the Boyer's in Lansford. Units staged for about 15 mins.
Thursday, February 3rd, 2011
At 23:32hrs. Stations 4&2 were dispatched to 309 Race St. for an odor investigation. Squads 786 & 783 responded to find the odor of fuel oil in the house. Upon further investigation the cause was discovered to be from the neighbors furnace.
Thursday, February 3rd, 2011
At 15:50hrs. the TFD RIT Team was dispatched to the intersections of E. Blaine and N. Kennedy Dr. in Mcadoo for a working fire. Squad 786 and Engine 776(Sta.1) responded and provided RIT for a about one hour.
Wednesday, February 2nd, 2011
At 22:02hrs. Station 4 and Ladder 770 were dispatched to 9 Lincoln Dr., Hometown for a commercial fire. Units went responding and were canceled shortly after. Then the ladder was re-dispatched to provide access to the roof of the building.
Tuesday, February 1st, 2011
At 14:02hrs. Station 4 was dispatched to 1268 Clamtown Road in Walker Twsp. for an MVA. Units were canceled before going en route.
Monday, January 31st, 2011
At 11:35hrs. the TFD was dispatched to 127 Market St. for a lift assist. Personnel responded by pov. All cleared in 15 mins.
Sunday, January 30th, 2011
At 23:16hrs. the TFD RIT Team was dispatched to 246 W. Ridge St. in Lansford for a reported house fire. Units were canceled before going en route.
Saturday, January 29th, 2011
At 17:05hrs. the TFD RIT Team was dispatched to 110 E. High St. in Coaldale for a house fire. Units were canceled before going en route.
Friday, January 28th, 2011
At 23:03hrs. the TFD was dispatched to 28 S. Railroad St. for a possible structure fire. First arriving units found nothing and held all other units.
Friday, January 28th, 2011
At 21:16hrs. the TFD was dispatched to 100 E. Broad St. for a reported building fire. Nothing was found by first arriving chiefs. Units were canceled just as going en route.

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