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Type of Organization
Fire/Rescue Department - Volunteer
Job Function
Years in Fire/EMS:
Primary Fire/EMS Department:
Defender Fire Co. #3 Berwick, PA
Years With Department/Agency
Dept. Web Site:
My Training:
Haz-Mat Awareness, Essentials to the level of Ext. Firefighter, PA DOH Cert BVR Technician, Everyone Goes home (CTBS)...
About Me:
I joined Defender (Sta. 70) 2 years ago. I am cert. to the exterior level for now. (At least until the interior class rolls around again.) I'm also a state certified BVRT. I'm a trustee at the fire hall. And.... I can't think of anything else at the moment so if you wanna know just ask..
Day Job:
Cashier @ convience store
Relationship Status:
In a Relationship
Facebook or Other Online Profile:
Why I Joined Fire/EMS
Basically I grew up around it. Lived 1/2 block away from the town FD. I saw my friends parents involved in it. As I grew up some of my closest friends were firefighters. I got interested in it from talking to them.. and one day found my self a part of the crazy emergency services.
Why I Love Fire/EMS
Being able to help someone in their time of need...
Top Issues Facing Responders:
training/safety... volunteer #'s declining and the need for more manpower...

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Posted on May 30, 2008 at 10:47am 0 Comments

Well I haven't really logged on here in a while and figured I'd give you all an update as to what's been going on. I suppose the first thing to get out of the way is work, work, work! I'm always working, (probably one of the reason why I haven't been on here in a while.) but I guess it's good since it keeps me out of trouble.

I took my Haz-Mat refresher for the year a couple weeks ago. What can I say different year.. same stuff. But it's always nice to to have Baigis as the… Continue

And Heaven Cries..

Posted on October 6, 2007 at 2:44pm 0 Comments

Another poem..

Fellow responders stand tall, silent tears slowly fall

And all of heaven cries, when a firefighter dies.

Having given absolutely all, no more to answer the call

And all of heaven cries, when a firefighter dies.

Grief and pride fill every face, no one will ever take you place.

And all of heaven cries, when a firefighter dies.

As we lay you down to rest, it puts our strength to the test.

Tears rain down and…


The Medic

Posted on October 6, 2007 at 2:35pm 2 Comments

This is a poem I found circulating on MySpace.

The medic stood and faced God which must always come to pass.

He hoped his uniform was clean, He'd gotten dressed kinda fast.

"Step forward now, paramedic. How shall I deal with you?

Have you always turned the other cheek? To my church have you always been true?"

The medic squared his…


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At 12:55pm on March 9, 2009, Robert said…
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At 3:43pm on March 21, 2008, Donald L. Long said…
hey hey whats up
At 5:18pm on February 28, 2008, Chan Rivera said…
hi amy whats up welcome toffn
At 5:13pm on February 28, 2008, Chan Rivera said…
is the mack a 54 or 53
At 4:03pm on February 17, 2008, Donald L. Long said…
hey hey whats up/
At 11:54pm on January 20, 2008, Engineco913 said…
Been to Berwick a few times, beautiful area of PA. Be safe out there.
At 12:49am on November 27, 2007, Ken Stahl said…

Thanks for adding me as a friend.

At 7:51am on November 26, 2007, Ken Stahl said…

Welcome to FFN and hope you add me as a friend.

At 1:26am on September 28, 2007, william maloney said…
nice truck...
Be safe and God bless
At 2:17pm on August 26, 2007, FIREMEN BUTTS DRIVE ME NUTS said…

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