Saturday, June 4th, 2022
FFD ran two more calls for service today. The truck responded on assist to Feeeland PD in the 1000 block of Ridge St. and the rescue was on its way to cover White Haven Fire 186 but was cancelled en r...
Saturday, June 4th, 2022
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During the early morning hours FFD responded to an AFA in a double block in the 1000 block of Birkbeck St. The truck and engine responded with the truck performing the necessary investigation while ...
Friday, June 3rd, 2022
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During the mid afternoon FFD was dispatched to a reported building collapse in the 1100 block of Burton Street in the Hill section of the borough. The truck and rescue responded to find a one-story...
Thursday, June 2nd, 2022
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FFD answered five calls for service during the past 24 hours. It started with an EMS assist yesterday morning in the 800 block of Ridge St. which was followed by an assist to Foster Fire on a MVA on F...
Friday, June 3rd, 2022
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FFD congratulates Firefighter Larry Stepansky and all recipients on their scholarship awards
Monday, May 30th, 2022
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FFD was involved in many activities during the Memorial Day Weekend. The Department provided support to the Robert Kevin Car Show on Saturday at the Freeland Public Park. Also on Saturday the utility ...
Wednesday, May 25th, 2022
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From photo 1 to photo 2. Weis Market today held a reopening ceremony at its store in West Hazleton. The Weis firm was gracious to contribute to all the agencies that responded to the incident. FFD ext...
Sunday, May 22nd, 2022
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FFD firefighters were again working on various activities over the weekend. It all started with a medical assist in the 1000 block of Centre St. and then continued all weekend. The potato cake sale to...
6 County Parade History

 

 

 

 

FREELAND FIRE DEPARTMENT

“A Tradition of Six County Convention Success”

 

 

1978-  White Haven 

Rescue 56 Best Appearing Rescue

 

1980 – Hanover Twp.

Engine 53 Judges Award

 

1981 – Plymouth 

Engine 53 Best Appearing 1000 GPM Engine

 

1983 –  Freeland Citizens Hose Co. Hosted 80th. Annual Six Co. Convention

 

1984 – Bloomsburg  

Engine 53 Judges Award

 

1986 – Sunbury 

Ladder 57 Best Appearing Ladder

Engine 53 Judges Award

 

1987 – Hanover Twp.  

Engine 52 Best Appearing 750 GPM Engine

 

1988 – Danville   

Engine 52 Best Appearing 750 GPM Engine

 

1991 – Berwick 

Ladder 57 Best Appearing Ladder

Engine 53 Judges Award

 

1992 – Shamokin 

Ladder 57 Best Appearing Ladder

Engine 54 3rd. Place 2000 GPM

 

1993 – Nanticoke   

Ladder 57 Best Appearing Ladder

Engine 54 Judges Award

 

1994 – Warrior Run/Sugar Notch  

 Engine 54 Judges Award

 

1995 – Hazle Twp.   

Best Appearing Uniformed Department without Band      

Best Appearing Marching Unit without Band

Chiefs Award

Ladder 57 Best Appearing Ladder

Special 52 Judges Award

Engine 54 2nd. Place 2000 GPM

 

1996 – Kulpmont   

Engine 54 2nd. 2000 GPM

Ladder 57 2nd. Place Ladder

 

1998 – Bloomsburg 

Best Appearing Overall Department

Best Appearing Marching Unit without Ban                                

Ladder 57 2nd. Place Ladder

Engine 54 Judges Award

 

2000 – Hanover Twp. 

Engine 53 Best Appearing 1000 GPM Engine

 

2001 – Frackville

Engine 53 3rd. Place 1000 GPM

 

2002 – Hanover Twp.

Ladder 57 2nd. Place Ladder

 

2003 – Hazleton 

Best Appearing Overall Department

Best Appearing Marching Unit without Band                       

Engine 53 Best Appearing 1000 GPM Engine

Special 52 Best Appearing Utility

Engine 54 2nd. Place 2000 GPM

Ladder 57 3rd. Place Ladder

 

2004 – Wilkes Barre Twp.  

Engine 53 Best Appearing 1000 GPM Engine

 

2005 – Sunbury 

Best Appearing Marching Unit without Band (Overall)

 

2006 -  Nanticoke   

Engine 53 Best Appearing 1000 GPM Engine

 

2007 – Mount Carmel  

Engine 54 3rd. Place 2000 GPM

Ladder 57 3rd. Place Ladder

 

2008 – Hazleton 

Best Appearing Overall Department

Ladder 57 Best Appearing Ladder

Engine 53 Best Appearing 1000 GPM Engine

Utility 52 Special Judges Award

 

2009-McAdoo 

Ladder 57 Most Functional Aerial Apparatus with a Pump                

Engine 53 Most Functional 1000 GPM Engine

 

2010 -McAdoo/Hazleton 

Marching Unit - First Place

Engine 53  Most Functional 1000 GPM Engine

Ladder 57  2nd. Place Aerial device with pump

Utility 52  Special Judges Award

 

2012 - Anthracite/Park Row (Wallington) - Mount Carmel 

Engine 55  Most Functional KME

 

2013 - Schuylkill Hose Co. #2, Schuylkill Haven 

Utility 52  Most Functional and Equipped Utility

 

2014 - Danville Fire Department 

Ladder 57  Most Functional and Equipped Aerial Device w/o Pump

Utility 52  Most Functional and Equipped Special Services, 2nd. Place

 

2015- Honey Pot Active Vol. Fire Co.

Truck 136 - Most Functional Aerial Device w/o Pump

Utility 136 - Special Judges Award

Chief Command Car - Most Functional Command Car, 1st. Runner Up

 

2016 - McAdoo Fire Co.

Truck 136 - Most Functional Aerial Device w/o Pump

Marching Unit - Best Appearing Marching Unit Six County

Engine 136 - Judge's Award Best Appearing KME in Parade

 

2017 - Crystal and Artisan Fire Co., Jermyn; Walker Hose Co., Mayfield

Truck 136-Best Appearing Aerial w/o Pump

Mark Coons Memorial Award for Best Appearing Aerial in Convention

 

2018 - Hanover Township

Rescue 136 - 1st Place Most Functional 2000 GPM 

 

2019 - Hazleton City

1st year no parade - Banquet Only

 

2020 - Freeland Fire Department / White Haven Fire Company hosting 117th Annual Convention

Cancelled due to Covid-19 Pandemic - rescheduled to 2021 

 

2021- Freeland Fire Department / White Haven Fire Company hosting 118th Annual Convention

Cancelled due to Covid-19 Pandemic - rescheduled to 2022

 

2022- Freeland Fire Department / White Haven Fire Company hosting 118th Annual Convention

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                

 

 

 

 

 

                                          

 

 

 

 


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