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Company Elections

Tuesday, December 6, 2022
On Tuesday December 6, 2022 the South Bowers Fire Company held their annual elections for the 2023 Officer Year

Residential Structure Fire

Wednesday, November 9, 2022

Residential Fire Alarm Activation

Tuesday, November 8, 2022
Today Station 57 volunteers were alerted for a Residential Fire Alarm activation in the 3000 Block of Big Stone Beach Road. Command 57 responded with Deputy Fire Chief Johnson and arrived to find nothing evident from a medium/large single story single family residential dwelling and established the South Bowers Command, Squad 57 and Tanker 57 responded within minutes and arrived to begin their investigation. Engine 57 with Captain Rickards responded and arrived to assist crews already on scene. Crews were able to silence the alarm and all units returned.

Milford Community Parade

Wednesday, October 19, 2022

Control Burn with Station 42

Sunday, October 9, 2022

Vehicle Stuck in Floodwater

Monday, October 3, 2022
Tonight Station 57 volunteers were alerted for a Subject in a Vehicle that was stuck in floodwater down to South Bowers Beach. Units arrived to find a vehicle that was caught in floodwater and personnel donned Water Rescue Suits to retrieve the subject from the vehicle.

Acquired Structure Training

Wednesday, September 21, 2022

Milford Riverwalk Fireworks Standby

Saturday, September 17, 2022

Funeral Standby for Station 42

Friday, August 12, 2022
Today members provided Standby coverage for our brothers and sisters of Station 42 (Carlisle) while they honored the life and distinguished service of Life Member Kevin Pettyjohn

Truck Detail Night

Thursday, August 4, 2022

Water Rescue Classes

Sunday, July 24, 2022

Airboat Assist Easton Fire Department

Wednesday, June 1, 2022
Today Station 57 along with multiple fire departments from Dorchester and Wicomico Counties were alerted to assist the Easton Fire Department on an Ammonia Leak at Sea-watch International

Station 57 Announces Water Rescue Series

Sunday, May 1, 2022
Station 57 Volunteers are proud to announce that we will be holding A Water Rescue Training Series consisting of the following classes: Water Rescue I, Water Rescue II and Rescue Boat Operations over the next 2 months. We want to thank the Delaware State Fire School for coming and teaching us the necessary skills that pertain to Water rescue ahead of our busy summer months. We have multiple students from Kent and Sussex Counties that are participating in the training series and several area departments that will be assisting us with Marine Units for the hands on portion of the classes that will take place at Cedar Creek Boat Ramp and out on the Delaware Bay.

Vehicle Rescue Training

Tuesday, April 19, 2022

Passing of Past Fire Chief/President William "Bill" Hearn

Friday, March 18, 2022
The Officers and Members of the South Bowers Volunteer Fire Department send our prayers and condolences to our brothers and sisters of the Laurel Volunteer Fire Department Station 81 as they mourn the loss of 59 year member, Past Fire Chief and Past President William "Bill" Hearn, Chief Hearn served the Laurel Volunteer Fire Department for 59 years joining on May 27, 1963 serving as President, Board of Director, Trustee, Ambulance Captain, Assistant Fire Chief and Fire Chief. Chief Hearn was awarded the Laurel Volunteer Fire Department Firemen of the Year Award in 1995 and Sussex County Firemen of the Year in 2003. The Officers and Members of the South Bowers Volunteer Fire Department will keep the Laurel Volunteer Fire Department and Hearn Family in our thoughts and prayers as they get their this difficult time.

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