Oct
9
2014

RESCUE-ENGINE RUNS 49 JOB

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This morning the Rescue-Engine ran a working fire assignment in 49 (Swatara’s) First due. The Rescue-Engine initially sent as RIT was put to work searching as well as opening up for the line crews.
Oct
7
2014

FIRST DUE KITCHEN FIRE

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Box 32-1 was dispatched for the area of 34th and Old Orchard this evening while crews in station were having forcible entry training and the Tower was at the 44 House (Lawnton) for fire prevention. Engine 32-1 split laid from the back of the station and arrived with smoke showing from a 2 story apartment
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Oct
1
2014

PROGRESS PINK OUT

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The Pink Bands are back!!!! The officers and members placed the Pink Helmet bands back in service to show our support for Breast Cancer Awareness. Progress wants to show our support for those members who have had family members and friends affected by Breast Cancer.
Sep
18
2014

Congratulations To Former Deputy Chief Denny Harris

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Congratulations to former Deputy Chief Denny Harris. Denny has accepted a job from The Centre Region Council Of Governments, as the Assistant Chief of Training. Chief Harris was a Live-in, Lieutenant, Captain and Deputy Chief with Progress and has remained an active member after moving out of the first due. The Officers and members wish
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Sep
11
2014

TRUCKMAN RODKEY GRADUATES

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Congratulations to Truckman Rodkey and the rest of recruit class 52 from Anne Arundel County Fire Department on their graduation yesterday. We wish Nick good luck in his career!
Aug
10
2014

LIVE-IN LINE UP FOR 2014

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The firehawks are in place and live-in academy is set to kick off at 0730hrs tomorrow morning.  Pictured are the 2014/2015 live-ins: Brendon Kroner (Shrewsbury, Pa) Jake Safford (Port Allegany, Pa) Daniel Turner (Perrysburg, OH) Brandon Banks (Reading, Pa) John Shear* (Binghamton, NY) Matt Hartman* (Browndale, Pa) Jordan Linhart* (Chambersburg, Pa) Jarod Creamer* (Fogelsville, Pa)
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Aug
8
2014

SMALL FIRST DUE GARAGE FIRE

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Units from Progress are wrapping up from a small first due fire on S Scenic Rd. The Wagon and Tower made quick work of a small garage fire with the bumper line while Engine 33 picked up the Wagons Line and assisted with opening up the garage door. The box was held at about the
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Aug
2
2014

2ND JOB OF THE DAY, 34′S FIRST DUE THIS TIME

Engine 32 was dispatch to a 34 Box in Paxtonia section of Lower Paxton Twp. Engine 34 arrived with smoke showing, Engine 33 laying in to the scene, Engine 32 finishing the split lay, and crews reported fire in the basement.
Aug
2
2014

TOWER WITH A GOOD SET UP AT DUNCANNON HOUSE FIRE

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The Truck Company just returned from a JOB in Duncannnon, Perry County. Truck 32 was sent around 5am as part of the initial alarm for a reported house fire, units from Duncannon (2) arrived and found fire throughout a 2 story single family home. Truck 32 arrived and assisted with hand lines into division 2
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Jul
28
2014

1ST DUE HOUSE FIRE ON THE AVENUE

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Overnight Company 32 and mutual aid were dispatched to the area of Progress Ave and Sunnyside in the 32-2 box for reports of smoke from a house. The Police department quickly arrived and gave a correct address on Sunnyside Ave and reported a working fire and possibly people inside. Engine 32 with 5 and the
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