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Gun Bash Update and Raffle

The Spring Gunbash will be held virtually on Sunday October 25th. For this gunbash, we will be putting each drawing number out on facebook live during the day. During the bash if you have a winning number, you have the option to bring the winning ticket the day of and claim your prize. All social distancing guidelines will be followed. If you are unable to do so you can also pick up your prize at Latrobe Army Navy. Please watch our facebook page for anymore details and changes that may come up before the bash.

To help Kick Off the Gun Bash, we are going to run a Raffle that will have chances at one of 10 firearms.

TIP BOARD IS LIVE NOW!!!!

The style will be 100 Tips, with 4 winners.The tip board winner will get the first choice out of the 10 firearms.Winners 2-4 will be decided by ping pong ball draw. Each of these winners will get their choice out of the remaining firearms after each prior winner has chosen.You must be 21 to participate, winner must be legally allowed to own a firearm and pass the PA background check. All local, state, and federal laws apply.

The guns available are as follows:
Diamond back AR 15 5.56
Browning A bolt III 6.5 creedmore
Tikka 300 win mag
Howa legacy camo 308 Win adj trigger
Mossberg over under 20 gauge
Springfield hellcat osp 9mm
Glock 19 gen 5, 9mm
Smith Wesson shield laser 9 mm
Walther Thin blue line 9 mm
Springfield XDS 45 acp

Each Chance will be sold using Square at the link below:https://checkout.square.site/buy/5VXLSPD3TOZNUUYDVI3DENPQ
Thank you for your support!

Busy Few Weeks for ACVFD

It has been a busy few weeks for us at ACVFD, we have had quite a few calls and managed to fit in a drill. Some of the notable ones:RIT Response to the North Hempfield section of the Township.House Fire assisting Herminie VFC.Garage Fire just outside of Arona in our first due.EMS assist turned Carbon Monoxide incident.Crash with reported Entrapment assisting Strawpump VFD.Appliance Fire on South Thompson Lane in our first due.House fire assisting Claridge VFD. We also spent time drilling on water supply, using the hydrant assist valve. We would like thank Strawpump Volunteer Fire Department for the use of their lot for this drill.

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Brush Fire Dell Dr.

On Saturday June 6th Station 10 and our first alarm assignment were sent to Dell Drive for a reported brush fire endangering a house. First Arriving unit found a small bush and mulch fire with no extension. Quint 10 was ordered to wet down the area. Command held the alarm to the fire units from Station 10.

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House Fire Wendel Rd.

Friday June 5th Station 10 and our first alarm assignment were sent to the 400 block of Wendel Road, for a reported House Fire. Chief 10 arrived to find a 2 story residence with smoke and flames showing from an attached 2 car garage.

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ACVFD Assists with 2020 Hempfield Area Senior Walk

Yesterday Firefighters participated in the 2020 Hempfield Senior Walk. While normally this is a walk through of each school they attended, the current pandemic requires creative solutions. Instead of a walk through, students did a drive through of each school, finishing up at the high school. Firefighters took our Engine to the West Hempfield Elementary School, the Rescue to West Hempfield Middle School, and the Quint to the Hempfield Area Senior High School.

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House Fire in Grapeville’s 1st Due

Friday May 22nd around 9:30 am, WCDPS sent Hempfield Township Fire units and mutual aid from the City of Jeannette Fire Department to Stevenson St. in the Grapeville section of Hempfield Township for a reported kitchen fire. First arriving units found a kitchen well involved in fire with extension to the attic. Quint 10 arrived and was assigned to overhaul, salvage, and air monitoring.

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