Moncure Fire Department is celebrating 50 years of community service on May 7

Moncure, NC – Come join the Moncure Fire Department’s 50th Anniversary Open House Celebration on Saturday, May 7, from 11am – 2pm, at Moncure Station 8 at 2389 Old US 1 in Moncure, NC 27559.

Moncure fire truckActivities include: Free BBQ, music by local favorites The Swang Brothers and The Haywood Billygoats, a Shooting Sports raffle, silent auction (including an original painting donated by local artist Clyde Jones!), Bloodmobile, and other fun and exciting activities.

There will also be a free gift for all former members of the Moncure Fire Department, the Board of Directors, and the Ladies Auxiliary.

More information can be found at their website or Facebook page, or by calling the station at 919-542-4191.

Please come help us celebrate!  Everyone is welcome!

Currently, the department consists of the following:

6 Full-time staff members:Chief R. Shi

A-Shift: Capt. Chris Circle & FF Bobby Miller

B Shift : Capt. Jesse Mann & Rotating Duty-Crew FFs

C Shift: Capt. Todd Harrington & FF Scottie Swindell

Duty Crew Members: FF Ryan Arnett,  FF Chris Barrows, FF Charlie Grubbs, FFJason Marsh, FF Howard Miles, FF Lucas Perry,  FF Josh Sosdian, FF Bethany Spencer, FF Josh Strickland, FF Arliss Thrift, FF John Burnette, FF Chris Dawson

20 Volunteers:

Asst. Chiefs: David Cotten, Brian Sykes

Safety Officer: Jere Julian

Crew Leaders: Boe Goodwin, David Oldham, Ken Harris, Kelly Jones

FF John Barbour, FF Roy Brooks, FF Gerry Fiks, FF Jeff Ferguson, FF Anita Harrell-Fiks, FF DJ Maloof, FF Hal Marsh, FF Danny Oldham, FF Bret Pedigo, FF Jamison Stafford, FF Clayton Scruggs.

If you are interested in becoming involved in the fire service and live in the Moncure Fire District, please inquire about volunteer membership by calling 919-542-4191

If you would like to schedule an advance appointment to donate blood, please call Pennie at 919-770-6750.