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, February 8th, 2016
At 16:17 hrs. Station 4 was dispatched to 64 W. Miners St. in Coaldale for possible house fire. Found to be an oil burner malfunction.
Saturday, February 6th, 2016
At 23:33 hrs. Station 4 and 2 were dispatched to 397 Stadium Hill Rd. for a landing zone.
Tuesday, February 2nd, 2016
At 16:01 hrs. Station 4 was dispatched to 743 Catawissa Rd. in Walker Twsp. for an AFA.
Friday, January 29th, 2016
At 21:16 hrs the TFD was dispatched to 201 E. Broad St. for medical assist.
Friday, January 29th, 2016
At 16:24 hrs. the TFD was dispatched to 450 Biddle St. for a possible chimney fire. Units arrived to find a malfunctioning oil burner. Chief 771 had command and held the call to the first two engines on scene.
Friday, January 29th, 2016
At 03:05 hrs. Stations 4 & 3 were dispatched to 297 Owl Creek Rd. for an odor investigation.
Tuesday, January 26th, 2016
At 08:34 hrs. Stations 4 & 2 were dispatched to 105 W. Broad St. for an odor investigation.
Friday, January 15th, 2016
At 18:52 hrs. the TFD was dispatched to 69 Bowe St. for a possible structure fire. Units responded and found nothing showing on the outside but a light smoke condition on the interior. Upon further investigation it was discovered to be the neighbor trying to start the furnace.
Tuesday, January 12th, 2016
At 19:56 hrs. Stations 4 & 2 were dispatched to 22 Layaffatte St. for an MVA. Units responded to find a car into the back of a parked pick up. Patient was evaluated by ems and released. Units were on scene for half an hour.
Monday, January 11th, 2016
At 04:30 hrs. the TFD RIT Team was dispatched to 524 E. Front St. in Lansford on a working structure fire. Engine 778 and Squad 786 responded to assist and were on scene for three hours.
Friday, January 8th, 2016
At 17:51 the TFD was dispatched to Rowe St. for a medical assist with lifting. Personnel responded by POV.
Tuesday, January 5th, 2016
At 20:52 hrs. Stations 4 & 2 were dispatched to 115 Catawissa St. for an odor investigation. Units were canceled before going en route.
Friday, January 1st, 2016
At 18:08 hrs. the TFD RIT Team was dispatched to 55 W. Ludlow St. in Summit Hill for a house fire. Units were canceled before going en route.
Tuesday, December 29th, 2015
At 02:34 hrs. Stations 4 &2 were dispatched to 331 Penn St. for a CO alarm. Engine 784 and 782 responded and found high levels of CO the source was found and the houses were ventilated until all the CO was out.
Thursday, December 24th, 2015
At 20:07 hrs. the TFD was dispatched to 222 E. Broad St. for a medical assist. Personnel responded by POV.
Sunday, December 20th, 2015
At 14:30 hrs. the TFD was dispatched to Broad St. for a Medical Assist. Personnel responded by POV.
Saturday, December 19th, 2015
At 01:44 hrs. the TFD was dispatched to 111 W. Broad St. for a structure fire. Units went en route and were advised of an address change to 45 W. Broad St.. Units arrived to find the rear fourth floor apartment well involved.
Sunday, December 13th, 2015
At 21:45 hrs. the TFD was dispatched to Washington St. for a medical assist. Personnel responded by POV.
Thursday, December 10th, 2015
At 23:25 hrs. the TFD was dispatched to 207 Cedar St. for a structure fire. Units arrived to find a large flower pot filled with cigarette butts smoldering and melted on the front porch.
Sunday, December 6th, 2015
At 16:48 hrs. the TFD was dispatched to Swatara and Rowe St. for a reported structure fire in the area. Units went en-route and were ad vised of an unknown address with heavy black smoke from the chimney.

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