This Sunday (1/21) is our Be My Valentine Basket Bingo! Doors open at 11, a light lunch is served and bingo starts at 1. Your $20 ticket includes the lunch and refreshments. Come out and see why our Basket Bingo continues to grow. If you have any questions for the Bingo, call Linda at 717-677-6408.
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This Wednesday Night (1/17) @ 1830 is our Pre-Incident Planning Class. This Class is thru Bucks. Many topics will be covered. If your attending and have iPads (Active 911), please bring them along. See you at class!
Our February Seafood Feast is SOLD OUT! We do have a list started for the TWO March Seafood Feasts. Thank You for yet another sell out. Call now to make sure you get your tickets for March. For tickets or with questions call 717-677-9234 or 717-677-0870.
This Friday is our 1st Meat Raffle of 2018. The meal is spaghetti, garlic bread, salad, dessert and refreshments. Doors open at 4:30, meal starts at 6 and the raffle is at 7. All meat prizes are from Steely Meats of Fayetteville. If you have any questions please call 717-677-0870 or 717-677-9234.
For the 3rd night in a row, 27 was alerted for a house fire, this time on the Working Fire Dispatch just west of Gettysburg on Glenwood Drive (Box 1-4). Local PD went on scene shortly after dispatch reporting a working fire with upgraded the assignment. ET27 was placed in water supply. ET27 remained on the scene for over an hour assisting. No injuries were report, just more cold ears, hands and toes.
Last night at 11:30, A Box Alarm was sounded for a mixed occupancy House Fire on Bendersville Wenksville Rd (Box 7-2) with a report of people trapped. 27 doubled pulled with Engine Tanker 27 & Rescue Engine 27 w/ staffing of 11. ET27 & RE27 arrived back to back, as Command 7 placed RE27 in the attack group, and ET27 in Water Supply. Crews worked the fire for several hours before bringing it under control. Another fire in the county with near 0* temperatures.
Shortly before 7am, Engine Tanker 27 & Rescue Engine 27 was alerted for the House Fire with people trapped on South Mountain Rd in Quincy Twp, Franklin County (Box 16-2). ET27 & RE27 was placed in the Water Supply Group with Chief 27 being the Water Supply Officer. The crews from both assisted with Fire Attack and Overhaul. FL Engine 16-2 was able to make the grab shortly after arriving on scene. The victim was in critical condition and air lifted to an area burn unit. 27 units remained on scene for a fire hours assisting the PSP Fire Investigator. Photos courtesy of wagon driver B. Kimple & Social Media.
Buchanan Valley FD was featured in the Gettysburg Times yesterday on its 30 year history of our Traditional Pork & Sauerkraut Dinner each New Year’s Day. Ours crews delivered our usual top of the line meal to over 500 people. If you have never attended a fundraising event at Buchanan Valley FD, our events are posted on the Event Page. Come out and join us for excellent food at a reasonable price.