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Posted on: April 12, 2020

Welcome to the KGFR Family Caden Michael Sharlow!!!

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On April 12th, 2020, Caden Michael Sharlow made his grand entrance at 19:50 hrs weighing in at 8lbs 2oz.   Mom and Caden are doing great.  The Sharlow Family is celebrating an Easter that they will never forget! 

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Posted on: March 20, 2020

Welcome to the KGFR Family Quinn Willow Gajdos!!!

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On March 20, 2020 at 9:59 am, Matthew and Kristen Gajdos welcomed Quinn Willow Gajdos into their life weighing it at 7 pounds 3 ounces and 19 inches long. All are doing well!

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Posted on: March 10, 2020

Congratulations FF/EMT Henderson!

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On January 24, 2020, FF Recruit Kameron Henderson completed Recruit Academy 22.  Due to demand, there was no official graduation at that time and the Recruits were sent out to there newly assigned stations.  On March 10, 2020 at our quar...

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Posted on: January 24, 2020

2019 Awards Banquet

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KGFR Awards Ceremony January 2020

Presentation of awards: Volunteer President Laurie Hill, Chief Philip Liggins & County Chief David Moody. 

Chief Moody:             Special Recognitions 201...

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Posted on: October 19, 2019

King George Fire & Rescue donates retired Reserve Engine 1

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This past Saturday, members of Poagville Volunteer Fire department from Mississippi arrived in King George to pick up retired Reserve Engine 1. Our King George Fire and Rescue volunteers chose to donate this engine in lieu of selling it. Poagville current...

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Posted on: October 18, 2019

King George Mourn's the loss of Firefighter Robert "Bob" Watts

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A Celebration of Life Memorial Service will be held at the Calvary Chapel in Fredericksburg on Sunday, October 27th at 3PM. Please keep the Watts family in your prayers during this difficult time.In lieu of flowers, an account on GoFundMe (under the name ...

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Posted on: October 21, 2019

Congratulations Master Technician John Clift!

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MT Clift has been with King George County DFRES since February 2016 moving up through the ranks from a Firefighter/EMT to Technician II and now Master Technician. 

Congratulations to John Clift on his promotion to Master Technician! MT Clift has w...

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Posted on: August 26, 2019

Congratulations Lieutenant Scott Pennington!

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Lt Pennington has been with King George County DFRES since February 2014 and has moved through the ranks of Technician II to Master Technician and now to Lieutenant.  Congratulations on your most recent promotion to Lieutenant - Keep up the Great...

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Posted on: August 27, 2019

Congratulations C Shift - Job Well Done!

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This morning at the 3rd Annual First Responders Appreciation Breakfast hosted by the Fredericksburg Regional Chamber of Commerce, King George County DFRES C Shift was awarded the Heroism Award for their effects at the JC Bean Sprout Plant fire.

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Posted on: June 3, 2019

Rescue Engine 2 goes Inservice at Engine Company 2

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King George places the new 2019 Pierce Enforcer Rescue Engine in service on June 3, 2019.  The new Rescue Engine will be the Primary Extrication / Fire Suppression apparatus for Engine  Company 2's First Due and Second/Third Due for the ...

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Posted on: June 13, 2019

King George Leaders Prepared for a Disaster

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The Board of Supervisors, Department Heads, and other Leaders in King George County have spent the past three days learning to prepare for a disaster.  A team from Texas A&M (TEEX) have been teaching EOC Operations and Planning for All-Hazard...

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Posted on: June 7, 2019

Technician Clift graduates from the Va Fire Officer's Academy

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Congratulations to King George's own Technician John Clift, graduate of the Virginia Fire Officers Academy Class 2019-1!! We are so proud of your accomplishments, hard work and dedication!

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Posted on: May 16, 2019

Change the Attitude

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Tonight we had the privilege of having Captain Randy Feltner talking with our folks about Changing the Attitude.  He not only gave one talk, but gave one to each shift and our volunteers.  The audience listened intently as Captain Feltne...

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