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, July 28th, 2017
At 5:06 am, Tamaqua FD was dispatched for a medical assist. Units cancelled by county.
Wednesday, July 26th, 2017
@ 10:15 AM Tamaqua FD was distpatched for a medical assist/lifting. Personel responded POV.
Tuesday, July 4th, 2017
At 14:01 hrs. the TFD was dispatched on a medical assist. Personnel responded by POV.
Sunday, July 2nd, 2017
At 11:14 hrs the TFD was dispatched for a medical assist. Personnel responded by POV.
Friday, June 30th, 2017
At 20:30 hrs. the TFD RIT Team was dispatched to 874 S. Centre St. in Mount Carbon for a structure fire. Units were canceled while enroute by Cheif P4.
Friday, June 30th, 2017
At 18:54 hrs. Station 4 was dispatched to 59 Stonehedge Lane in West Penn Twnsp. for a house fire. Units went en route and were advised of a working trailer fire. Engine 784 was requested to setup a fill site at leibys and Squad 786 was called into the scene for cascade.
Thursday, June 29th, 2017
At 17:52 hrs. Stations 4 & 2 were dispatched to 253 W. Broad St. for an automobile fire. Units were canceled en route by Chief 773.
Friday, June 23rd, 2017
At 19:53 hrs. Stations 4 & 2 were dispatched to Spruce and Hunter Sts. for a tree down. units arrived to find a tree down in the road way and made quick work of cutting and removing it from roadway.
Saturday, June 10th, 2017
At 11:40 hrs the TFD was dispatched to 201 E. Broad St. for an AFA. Units responded to find burnt food on the first floor.
Friday, June 9th, 2017
At 08:46 hrs. the TFD was dispatched for a medical assist. Personnel responded by POV.
Wednesday, June 7th, 2017
At 10:06 hrs. Station 4 and Ladder 770 were dispatched to 7 Sky High Lane in West Penn for a structure fire. Units were canceled by 3701 while en route.
Tuesday, June 6th, 2017
At 09:36 hrs. the TFD was dispatched to 136 Penn St. for a structure fire. Captain 780 was first to arrive and found it to be a malfunctioning oil burner, and held the call to the first two engines.
Saturday, June 3rd, 2017
At 12:26 hrs. Stations 4 & 2 were dispatched to 30 Center St. for an MVA. Chief 771 was first to arrive and found no injuried or fluids and held the call to the first engine out and fire police.
Saturday, June 3rd, 2017
At 09:21 hrs. Stations 4 & 2 were dispatched to 317 Penn St. for an odor investigation. Units responded an upon further investigation found an odor believed to be coming for the sewer. Crews flushed the sewer and the odor disipated.
Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017
At 11:04 hrs. Stations 4 & 2 were dispatched to 109 Center St. for an automobile fire. Units were canceled by police before going en route.
Friday, May 19th, 2017
At 14:31 hrs Stations 4 & 2 were dispatched to Bowe and Spruce St. for an MVA. Units responded to find a two car mva with no injuries or fluids down. Units were on scene for half an hour.
Tuesday, May 16th, 2017
At 11:44 hrs. the TFD was dispatched for a medical assist. Personnel responded by POV.
Monday, April 24th, 2017
At 19:08 hrs. Stations 2 & 3 and the Ladder were dispatched to 602 Old Route 209 in Schuylkill Township for a structure fire. Units responded to find a working house fire. Chief 2703 had command.
Monday, April 24th, 2017
At 15:18 hrs. the TFD was dispatched for the ladder to respond to 32 Main St. in Middleport for a special assignment.
Wednesday, April 19th, 2017
At 09:32 hrs. the TFD was dispatched to 502 Penn St. for an AFA. Units responded to find a false alarm.

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