Recent Calls
Sat. May 9th 2015
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Station 31 was dispatched to an Illegal burn on Lucia Riverbend Hwy. O/a B-317 found a small outbuilding on fire, crews extinguish the fire. Crews also informed the home owner of the laws of burning...
Sun. May 3rd 2015
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Station 31 was dispatched to a MVA PI @ Mt Island Hwy/Lucia Riverbend Hwy. S-319 and E-311 responded on arrival crews found one car off the roadway heavy damage. After investigation crews found one ...
Sat. May 2nd 2015
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Brush Fire Training
Sat. Mar 14th 2015
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At 11:30 pm Community Fire Department (Station 32) was dispatched to an outside fire on Howie Drive. Approximately two minutes later the call was upgraded to a structure fire. Upon arrival Engine 32 c...
Sun. Feb 8th 2015
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Station 31 with multiply other departments responded to a Commercial Business Fire with East Lincoln Fire Department. The fire would go to 9 alarms, Gaston County Tanker Task Force was also dispatche...
News Headlines
Wed. Aug 2nd 2017
We are accepting applications for Part-Time Firefighter/EMT. The Requirements are as follows: 21 yrs of age, Firefighter 1 Certified, EMT- B Certified, EVD - Certified, 3 years of actual firefighting ...
Sat. May 9th 2015
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After a little rain came threw the area Firefighter J. Swift took this beautiful picture of a rainbow.
Sat. Jan 31st 2015
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Congratulation to Fire Chief David Toomey for being awarded the James H. Barker Outstanding Service Award. Chief Toomey is an outstanding member and leader of Lucia Riverbend Fire Department. Thanks...
Tue. Dec 9th 2014
We are accepting applications for Part-Time Firefighter/EMTRequirements Must be at least 21 Years of AgeFirefighter 1 CertifiedEMT-B CertifiedEVD CertifiedMust also have 3 years of Active firefighter ...
Tue. Oct 14th 2014
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Our firefighters During Fire Prevention week showed the local Pre-School what a firefighter looks like dressed up. They also hit on several life saving tips hitting the main theme this year of "...
Call History
Drowning/Body Recovery
Thu. Jul 31st 2014

On July 31, 2014 Station 31 was dispatched to Mt. Island Lake for a Possible Drowning.  QRV 31 along with Marine 31 responded reports were given that a Male subject had jump from the Mt. Island Bridge and never resurface.  Mt. Holly Fire Department, Gaston County Police Department, and Charlotte Fire Department were called to the scene to assist with locating the victim.  After several hours of unsuccessful attempts to located the victims body the search was called off and would continue the following morning.  On Friday August 1, 2014 at around 8, Crews reported back to Mt. Island Lake to continue the search for the victim, the victims body would be recovery a little after 5pm. 

 

A special Thank You to everyone that assisted with the search.

 

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Gaston Gazette News Report

Channel 9 News Report

Channel 3 News Report

24 entries in the Call History

24 entries in the Call History


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