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Heritage Football "turns up the heat", trains with Lynchburg Fire Department - WSET


WSET

Heritage Football "turns up the heat", trains with Lynchburg Fire Department
WSET
Lynchburg Fire Department recruits created all the training exercises that the players are going through, to replicate what they're going through with their training. From working the stairs in the tower, wrapping fire houses, or testing their skills ...

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Posted on Fri, 23 Jun 2017 03:46:38 GMT



Appliance fire displaces Lynchburg family - Lynchburg News and Advance


Lynchburg News and Advance

Appliance fire displaces Lynchburg family
Lynchburg News and Advance
Lynchburg firefighters responded to the 1600 block of Boston Street before noon Tuesday to find fire and smoke coming from the two-story home. Scott Kelly, an EMS supervisor with the Lynchburg Fire Department who was on scene, said no one sustained ...


Posted on Tue, 30 May 2017 23:29:14 GMT



Photos: Touring the fire station - Lynchburg News and Advance


Lynchburg News and Advance

Photos: Touring the fire station
Lynchburg News and Advance
Twenty campers from the Lynchburg Museum Summer Camp program toured the Lynchburg Fire Department's Fire Station 1 on Clay Street on Friday, June 16, 2017, in Lynchburg, Va. Participating kids had the opportunity to get on trucks and learn fire safety.


Posted on Fri, 16 Jun 2017 21:50:24 GMT



Fire destroys home at Timber Lake - Lynchburg News and Advance


Lynchburg News and Advance

Fire destroys home at Timber Lake
Lynchburg News and Advance
Instead of setting up a standard 1.75-inch attack line, which are the hoses that are used to fight the fire, the department used a 2.5-inch attack line, which is reserved for larger fires and expenses 250 gallons a minute. Womack said a propane tank ...
Fire officials urge grilling safety after Timberlake house fireWSET
Investigation underway in Campbell County house fireWSLS
Fire destroys Campbell County homeWDBJ7

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Posted on Sun, 18 Jun 2017 02:24:08 GMT



Massie makes cut at VSGA Jr. Match Play Championship - WSET


WSET

Massie makes cut at VSGA Jr. Match Play Championship
WSET
Lynchburg Fire Department recruits created all the training exercises that the players are going through, to replicate what they're going through with their training. From working the stairs in the tower, wrapping fire houses, or testing their skills ...

and more »

Posted on Wed, 21 Jun 2017 21:44:54 GMT



Photos: Carnival sparks support for local fire department - Lynchburg News and Advance


Lynchburg News and Advance

Photos: Carnival sparks support for local fire department
Lynchburg News and Advance
Jesse Irvin rides a spinning cups ride with his son Brody, 3, at the Brookville-Timberlake Volunteer Fire Department Carnival on Wednesday in Lynchburg. The carnival, located behind Leesville Road Elementary School, is open 5:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. today ...


Posted on Thu, 15 Jun 2017 02:05:43 GMT



Trading Places: Heritage football players swap school weight room for workout with city firefighters - Lynchburg News and Advance


Lynchburg News and Advance

Trading Places: Heritage football players swap school weight room for workout with city firefighters
Lynchburg News and Advance
... years in counseling prior to deciding last year to become a firefighter. Another recruit, Sean Daniel, volunteered for six years before taking the plunge. His uncle is a retired Lynchburg firefighter, and several of Daniel's cousins do the same ...


Posted on Thu, 22 Jun 2017 02:25:53 GMT



City card embezzlement suspect appears in Lynchburg court - Lynchburg News and Advance


Lynchburg News and Advance

City card embezzlement suspect appears in Lynchburg court
Lynchburg News and Advance
A former Lynchburg fire official charged with 11 felonies in an embezzlement case made his first appearance Monday in Circuit Court and said he's retaining a lawyer. Jason Dale Campbell, 41, of Powhatan, is accused of embezzling an estimated $65,000 to ...


Posted on Tue, 06 Jun 2017 01:06:55 GMT



People in Lynchburg area may be dying from heroin laced with elephant tranquilizer - WSLS


WSLS

People in Lynchburg area may be dying from heroin laced with elephant tranquilizer
WSLS
LYNCHBURG, Va. - Multiple people in the Lynchburg area have died in recent days, possibly from heroin laced with carfentanil, according to the Lynchburg Fire and Police departments. Carfentanil is a synthetic opioid intended to tranquilize large ...
LFD: Recent deaths could be caused by heroin laced with elephant tranquilizerWSET

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Posted on Fri, 02 Jun 2017 21:15:43 GMT



Former employee suing LFD for sexual and age discrimination - WSET


WSET

Former employee suing LFD for sexual and age discrimination
WSET
LYNCHBURG, Va. (WSET) -- A lawsuit involving the Lynchburg Fire Department is going to a jury trial in Federal Court. Ruth Anne Phillips is suing the department and the City of Lynchburg for acts she claims were sexual and age discrimination.


Posted on Mon, 05 Jun 2017 22:11:27 GMT



 

 
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