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
Friday, September 17th, 2010
At 11:43 hrs Stations 4&2 were dispatched to 234 High Street the Lehigh Carbon Community College for an AFA. Units responded to discover the alarm was from the book store across from the college and that contractors working in the building hit a wire and set off the alarm.
Wednesday, September 8th, 2010
At 23:14 hrs. the TFD was dispatched to 222 E. Broad (Tamaqua high rise) for an apartment fire. When units went en route they were advised of an oven fire on the twelfth floor. Chief 773 assumed command.
Tuesday, September 7th, 2010
At 13:51 hrs. Stations 4 & 2 were dispatched to the intersections of Oak & Spruce for a reported MVA w/injuries. Engines 784 & 782 responded and upon arrival found a motorcycle into the side of a car.
Saturday, September 4th, 2010
At 15:13hrs the TFD was dispatched for the RIT Team to 235 E. Ridge St., Lansford. Units were canceled shortly after dispatch...
Wednesday, September 1st, 2010
At 23:47 hrs Stations 4&2 were dispatched to 398 Stadium Hill Rd. for the setup of a landing zone. Units on scene were Engines 784 & 782, Utility 788, Tamaqua EMS, Leighton ALS, Tamaqua Fire Police.
Saturday, August 28th, 2010
At 01:12 hrs Stations 4&2 were dispatched to 398 Stadium Hill Rd. to set up a landing zone for an incoming helicopter. Units E-784, U-788, E-782, S-783 responded with Duty Chief 786-A having command.
Tuesday, August 24th, 2010
At 19:48 hrs the TFD RIT Team was dispatched to 15 West Bertsch St., Lansford. The initial dispatch was for a Structure fire but all units were canceled before response...
Saturday, August 21st, 2010
At 20:59 hrs Station 4 & 2 were dispatched to 398 Stadium Hill Road for a utilities investigation. Engine 784 went enroute and was advised that the lights at the high school inside and out were turning on and off.
Wednesday, August 11th, 2010
At 13:36 hrs. Stations 4 & 2 were dispatched to 398 Stadium Hill Rd. to set up a landing zone for an incoming helicopter...
Tuesday, August 10th, 2010
At 20:18 hrs. Stations 4 & 2 were dispatched to 247 Rowe St. for Fluids down on the roadway. Engine 784 responded Along with Squad 783 from Station 2 to find a streak of oil from the start of th e 200 block to the end of the 200 block of Rowes St.
Tuesday, August 10th, 2010
At 10:00 hrs. the TFD was dispatched to 398 Satdium Hill Rd. for an AFA . Engine 784 responded to discover that they had just fired up a forklift and set off the alarm. Captain 786-A had command all units were on scene for one hour.....
Saturday, August 7th, 2010
At 20:23 hrs. the TFD was dispatched to 322 Clark St for a reported Chimney Fire. Units went responding and were advised that it was just an oil burner malfunction. All units with the exception of Engine 776 & Ladder 770 already on scene were returned to service.......
Thursday, August 5th, 2010
At 08:21 hrs. Stations 4 & 2 were dispatched to 105 W. Broad St. for an AFA. All units were canceled before responding..
Wednesday, August 4th, 2010
At 16:45 hrs. Stations 4 & 2 were dispatched to 398 Stadium Hill Road to setup a landing zone for an incoming helicopter. Engine 784 & 782 responded to setup the lz and also assisted Tamaqua ems with transporting patient to the chopper.
Tuesday, July 20th, 2010
At 05:52 hrs. the TFD was dispatched to 125 W. Spruce for all available personnel to assist the Ambulance with lifting. All personnel were on scene for 20 mins....
Sunday, July 11th, 2010
At 14:26 hrs the TFD was dispatched to 205 Schuylkill Ave. for the report of a Structure Fire. Engine 784 went en route and was advised that it was a kitchen fire that was now being reported out. All units with the exception of 776 & 778 were canceled off by Chief 772 who was on scene reporting...
Saturday, July 10th, 2010
At 14:08 hrs. Stations 4&2 were dispatched to the intersection of Spruce and Center St. for an MVA. Engine 784 & Squad 783 responded along with Chief 772. Upon arrival found a three car mva with injuries, no entrapment, or fluids down.
Friday, July 9th, 2010
At 17:00 hrs. the TFD was dispatched to 127 Market St. for a lift assist. Personnel responded by POV and were on scene for half hour....
Friday, July 9th, 2010
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At 19:00 hrs. Station 4 was dispatched to Spruce & Hunter to assist Chief 771 with a fuel on the roadway. Engine 784 & Squad 786 responded and applied absorbent material. Units were on scene for one hour....
Thursday, July 8th, 2010
At 14:05 hrs. Stations 4&2 were dispatched to 30 Hunter St. for a Fire Investigation. All units were canceled shortly after dispatch..

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