I usually don't run posts like this but today I couldn't resist. Here's an arson case where the person being interviewed knows who may have set the fire(s). You wont believe who it is or why she says he started it.Read More »
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Veterans Day 2012
"As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them." -John Fitzgerald KennedyRead More »
The calls you just can't "shake"
They were babies .... just babies. So small that Scott carried (ran) them both out to the ambulance at the same time. The 3-year-old Jaide and 2-year-old Marcasite, were later pronounced dead due to smoke inhalation.Read More »
Another Hectic Day In "The Noke"
Well, hectic for me anyway. It’s my 3rd and final day of “riding the car” this week. The Chief will be back to duty next cycle and I get to go back home to “Lucky #13”. As I said, in an earlier post this week; riding the car isn’t ALL bad. Some days are better than others and for me, ...Read More »
Arson fires on the rise, more of EMS Today and the fire truck bar.
We had a Captain’s meeting today and our Chief updated us on a briefing that he had recently given our City Council. Kind of a “State of the Department” if you will. Our “numbers aren’t that bad. In my mind, there were 2 “stand out” categories… “Dollar Loss” … in 2010, we had around 3.6 Million Dollars in fire damages. ...Read More »
Fires and football ….
Here in "The Noke", our brothers and sisters were also faced with battleing two fires ... one residential and, the second; a commercial multi-alarm fire.Read More »
UPDATE: Roanoke, Va multi-alarm fire @ Days Inn
“Fire Boy” Rhett Fleitz..aka The Fire Critic is on scene of the multi-alarm fire in Roanoke. Rhett reports that the building remains heavily involved with fire and Roanoke’s bravest are at work. The roof has been cut, ladders are up and master streams flowing. As if the job isn’t hard enough, our brothers and sisters have even more to deal ...Read More »
Product Review .. Red Flag Warning
Red Flag Warning Author: Kurt Kamm Published by Aberdeen Bay 2010 ISBN-13: 978-1-60830-029-7 (ISBN-10: 1-60830-029-3) Serial Arson Mystery (294 pages) You can sample this book (or Kurt’s writing) by downloading a free chapter, receive free “wall paper” , purchase a copy or the “E-book” by visiting Kurtkamm.com ________________________________________________________________________ A “Red Flag Warning” is a forecast issued by the United States National ...Read More »
Falling down .. me and my pants
We had a good night .. I practiced what I preach for once. We stayed warm, dry, safe and in house. Today, I haven’t been so lucky. The Buckaroo and I headed out early to check, feed and water the cows and horses. It’s been blowing snow, cold and everything is frozen. Just like at the station, snow on the farm makes ...Read More »