About his Carolina Fire Shields, Mark says; "My shields are far from flawless. They are firefighter made for firefighters. They are meant to be smoked up, charred, and used to Kick Ass"Read More »
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Company Spotlight: Phenix / Rescue Humor
The Companies below have been supporters of Ironfiremen.com, FireCritic.com, our friends, fans and followers throughout the year(s). Many of the Companies you’ll find here are Firefighter owned and / or operated. All of them are supporters of the Fire and Emergency Medical Services. They continue their support this year through our 12 Days of Christmas Give-A-Way (our biggest of the year)! Please take the time to visit, “like” and share their respective web sites, blogs, social media accounts etc. Help support those who support us!Read More »
All Hands Working …. situation …" Doubtful "..errr … "Will Hold" … maybe??
First off, I need to say THANK YOU for all the Christmas cards, and messages I received. I personally read each of them and can tell you that they helped lift my spirits (sorry I haven't replied to them all) . I cried every day after coming home to see the fresh stack awaiting me on the kitchen counter. It is very humbling to know that so many of you out there are thinking and care so much about me and my family.Read More »
9/11 Memorial Stair Climb #5 and more of my FDIC 2012 follow up
"When we climb, it is emotional. The feelings I have felt, the thoughts I have had, the emotions have been engraved in my mind. They are my tattoos." (quote from Rhett Fleitz)Read More »
I need a Priest !
That's where I have a small problem ... I always have my helmets "blessed" before placing them into service and I've decided to ask our newly appointed Department Chaplin, Father Sandy Webb; to do it for me. We've actually spoken about it before so I'm sure he will, it's just that he's currently out of the Country.Read More »
An Early Christmas and Day #3 of Santa's Sexy Helpers!
I'm a little harder on helmets than Rhett. His job as a Lieutenant is primarily as the driver / operator. Unfortunately, that means he's in the street more often.Read More »
Once again, I have a ton of catching up to do. I think I warned ya before heading out to Orange County with the Roanoke Rampage...Read More »
Why Firemen don't carry guns!
Who am I kidding? I don’t need a gun. I’d kill the guy who did this with a hand full of cotton balls… Fallen firefighter’s helmet stolen from family: MyFoxBOSTON.com More on this story from the link above or from Rhett over @ Firecritic HERE Captain WinesRead More »