Flint Hill VFD Fire Chief requests coverage for Talbot Co during aftermath of destructive tornado.Due to increased call volume and clean up efforts 3 engines and 1 tender was dispatched each day to supplement coverage.(Peach Co covered the tender all 3 days).All shifts worked 24 hr coverage.Lead Agency: FLINT HILL VFD
Atlanta Fire requests PASSIVE standby for Super Bowl 53 to relieve/backfill in case of large incident.No passive units were utilized.
Battalion Chief-Forest Park
Battalion Chief-Morgan Co
Rockdale FD requests station backfill for funeral detail for FF Robert Sewell III-died in off-duty MCV.Request 9 engines:Walton,Newton,Henry(2),Social Circle,Atlanta,Morgan,Dekalb(2) and Covington on standby.1Ladder-Forest Park and 1 Rescue-Newton Co(DeKalb 24 on standby if needed).
All units to report to assigned station @ 0700 and will be provided a radio and navigator upon arrival.Expect terminating detail by 1200 hrs.
Funeral Services for
Battalion Chief Matt Kicklighter
Effingham County Fire
Services are as follows:
Visitation will be at Springfield First Baptist Church on Thursday night, January 31, 2019, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm. The church is located at 1435 GA 119, Springfield GA 31329.
The funeral services will be Friday, February 1, 2019, at 12:00 pm, Springfield First Baptist Church.
Grave side will be at Effingham Memorial Gardens at 880 Hwy 119 S, Springfield GA 31329.
Calvin Hitchcock is in charge of all honor guard details. Calvin is taking the lead on the details to take some load off Chief Clint Hodges.
We are asking for fire departments to bring trucks if possible. We will have guards in place to park trucks. We are asking for all trucks to be there by 10:00 am if possible so we can get them all placed. This will be a full honors service. Please call Calvin Hitchcock if you plan to bring a fire truck so we can make room for what is coming in.
Thank you all.
Southeast GA Honor Guard