DEATH ANNOUNCEMENT

July 26th, 2016

It is with deep sadness that Peterborough Fire Rescue announce the non-duty related passing of Firefighter Jim Grant. Firefighter Grant was a 51 year active uniformed-member of PFR.
Additional details and arrangements will be announced in the near future. Please keep the entire Grant family in your thoughts. Rest in Peace.
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CLOSE CALL THIS MORNING STRATTON, VERMONT

July 22nd, 2016

Close call this morning at Stratton Vermont house fire. Oily rags left in a pile. Spontaneous Combustion. Plastic water line in partition melted and helped to extinguish the fire. Photos by Chief Liller, Wardsboro FD.

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RADIO TRAINING CLASS

July 22nd, 2016

SOUTHWESTERN NH DISTRICT FIRE MUTUAL AID WILL BE CONDUCTING A TRAINING SESSION ABOUT FIRE MUTUAL AID AND PROPER RADIO PROCEDURES AT THE HINSDALE FIRE STATION ON DEPOT STREET ON AUGUST 2ND AT 1800 HOURS.
ALL AREA DEPARTMENTS ARE WELCOME TO ATTEND.

FITZWILLIAM CHICKEN BARBECUE

July 19th, 2016

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DEATH ANNOUNCEMENT

July 18th, 2016

FIRE DEPARTMENT

CITY OF KEENE
NEW HAMPSHIRE

MEMORANDUM

To: All Personnel

From: Mark Howard, Fire Chief

Subject: Death Announcement of Captain Francis J. Driscoll Jr. – Retired

Date: July 18, 2016

It is with regret the Chief of the Department announces the death of Captain Francis “Frank” Driscoll Jr. – Retired.

Captain Driscoll started as an Auxiliary Member of the Department in 1964. On April 4, 1966 he was appointed as a Career Firefighter. Promoted to Lieutenant on July 5, 1976 and later promoted to Captain on December 16, 1979. Capt. Driscoll retired on December 29, 1984 with 20 years of service to the department and the City.

The family has announced there will be a graveside service on Monday July 25, 2016 at 1000 hours. The service will be at the East Westmoreland Cemetery located on Route 12 in East Westmoreland NH. All Keene Fire Department personnel attending should meet at the Central Fire Station at 0900 hours on Monday in Class “A” uniform.

The calling hours are going to be Sunday July 24, 2016 from 1600 hours to 1900 hours at the Foley Funeral Home located on Court St. in Keene. All Fire Department personnel attending should meet at the Central Station at 1600 hours in Class “A” Uniform.

Our condolences to his wife Anne and the entire Driscoll family.

Frank also served as a dispatcher for Fire Mutual Aid in the early 1960’s.