"Paid or Volunteer, It’s What We Do, I Wish You Really Knew”
Adapted from Author Unknown by Marc Bashoor, Fire Chief, Prince George’s County MD Fire/EMS
“I wish for just once you could experience the acrid smell of burning insulation; the foul taste of soot-filled mucus; the eeriness of being unable to see your hand in front of your face—or a host of the other panic-inducing sensations my brethren ... (Full Story)
Congratulations and good luck to the 2015 Arcadia VFC Officers!
President - Barry Stocksdale 1st Vice President - Matthew Burgan 2nd Vice President - Gary Snyder Secretary - Melissa Pollock Corresponding Secretary - Gary Bowman Treasurer - Jerry Wayne Assistant Treasurer - Michele Crumbacker Members at Large - Greg Parry, Richard Smith, Mike Rill
Chief - Rick Gribble Asst. Chief - Open Captain - ... (Full Story)
The Officers and members of the Arcadia Volunteer Fire Company are proud to announce that member Derek Eckhardt graduated from the Maryland State Police Academy Class #142. We would like to wish Trooper Eckhardt and the entire Maryland State Police Academy Class #142 congratulations and best of luck in your new careers. Stay safe and make us proud!... (Full Story & Photos)
On Saturday morning nearly 200 visitors stopped by the Arcadia Volunteer Fire Company's Breakfast with Santa. They enjoyed an all-you-can-eat style breakfast with menu items like scrambled eggs, sausage, bacon, biscuits, and sausage gravy. When they weren't busy enjoying all the delicious food, kids were able to make holiday crafts and could even go for a fire engine ride. Mr and Mrs Claus arrived ... (Full Story & Photos)