ON THIS DATE IN HISTORY

February 27th, 2015

13 years ago today on February 28, 2002 – Jaffrey Court House Fire. Fire was dispatched by Matt Yeatman.

NH FIREFIGHTER ONE MODULES OFFERED IN GOSHEN

February 27th, 2015

“NEW FIRE CHIEF II” COURSE

February 27th, 2015

KEENE FIRE DEPARTMENT PROMOTION

February 27th, 2015

Promotion announced by Keene Fire Chief Mark Howard:
It is with great pleasure that I announce the promotion of Jarrod Houston to the position of Lieutenant Fire Operations effective March 1, 2015

Lieutenant Houston will be joining the supervisory team lead by Capt. Johnson on A-Shift to lead the assigned members.

Lieutenant Houston has served the City of Keene over the last 11 years. He joined the Keene Fire Department on February 16, 2004 as a firefighter/EMT assigned to C- Shift. Lieutenant Houston became a Nationally Registered Paramedic on May of 2009.

Before coming to Keene Lieutenant Houston worked for the Brattleboro Fire Department as a career firefighter from Sept. 5, 1995 till his departure to work at Keene Fire. He was also a volunteer member of the Hinsdale Fire Department from 1994 to 2004.

Over the last 21 years in the fire service he has become a NH Certified Level II Firefighter, Fire Instructor I, Paramedic and Hazardous Materials Technician. He has also attended other training programs covering services provided.

I wish Lieutenant Houston the best with his new responsibilities and his promotion.

CHARLESTOWN FIRE THIS AFTERNOON

February 25th, 2015

The fire in Charlestown this afternoon on Old Acworth Stage Rd. Photos by Chief Tirrell, Fire Mutual Aid.