Keysville Vol. Fire Department

Keysville Vol. Fire Department


Calling all Firefighters. Friday, October 22, 2021 @ 1900 Hours - Amherst Fire Department Firefighter Competition at the Amherst County Fair. This is a timed event of a team of two firefighters. Trophies and cool firefighting swag will go to the top three finishers. Sponsored by Atlantic Emergency Solutions, Blue Ridge Rescue Suppliers and Fire & Safety Equipment Co. Inc.

Team sign up starts at 1800 Hours.

Come show us your firefighting skills:
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Week 17 of our 30in30 campaign goes to the Keysville Vol. Fire Department.

The Keysville Volunteer Fire Department, located in Keysville, VA, provides fire protection and emergency response services to the Keysville community. The Fire Department's mission is to prevent the loss of life and property. In addition to responding to fires, the Keysville Volunteer Fire Department also responds to medical emergencies, motor vehicle accidents, rescue calls, and incidents involving hazardous materials.

You may contact the Fire Department for questions about:
1. Keysville fire stations
2. 9-1-1 emergencies and first response services
3. Fire and emergency preparedness
4. Keysville Fire Marshals and Inspectors
5. Charlotte County Fire Department jobs and employment
Visit Keysville Vol. Fire Department for details for their tournament tonight!
Around 13:40 Meherrin Fire was requested to assisted Drakes Branch Fire and Rescue, Keysville Vol. Fire Department, Charlotte Courthouse Fire Department & Bacon District Volunteer Fire Department with a large scale brush fire with limited access. Support 5, TAC 5, Brush 5, and Engine 5 responded with 12 members.
Fire & Safety would like to thank Boydton Volunteer Fire Dept. for their recent purchase of (20) LION ACE Commander structure firefighting gloves. The inserts on these gloves are so comfortable and constructed in a way that the fingers do not come apart. This is the #1 problem I hear with structure gloves and these gloves are the best on the market! Boydton Volunteer Fire Department Chase City Volunteer Fire Department South Hill Volunteer Fire Department Buckhorn Volunteer Fire Department Lacrosse Volunteer Fire Department Bacon District Volunteer Fire Department Keysville Vol. Fire Department Meherrin Volunteer Fire & Rescue Halifax Volunteer Fire Department Station 2 Patrick Trimble Donna Lawson Emily Ellen Lawson Brennen Lawson
Fire & Safety would like to thank Bacon District Volunteer Fire Dept. for their recent purchase of (8) Innotex Particulate hoods. Cancer prevention is such an important topic right now and early prevention is vital to keeping our first responders safe. Bacon District Volunteer Fire Department Keysville Vol. Fire Department Chase City Volunteer Fire Department Meherrin Volunteer Fire & Rescue Patrick Trimble Donna Lawson Emily Ellen Lawson Randolph District Volunteer Fire Department Company 4 Farmville Volunteer Fire Department Halifax Volunteer Fire Department Station 2 Southside Virginia Volunteer Fire Fighters Association
Company 5 was dispatched around 06:00 to assist Keysville Vol. Fire Department with a structure fire in Lunenburg County.

Units operating: Engine 5, Tanker 5, Support 5, Medic 5-1
Thanks to Keysville Vol. Fire Department for coming down and playing Dodgeball with us this evening! We definitely enjoyed it!
Around 3:15 Company 5 along with Keysville Vol. Fire Department and Hampden Sydney Vol. Fire & Rescue were dispatched to Rainbow Ln for a reported dryer fire.
This morning about 1:00am Company 5 was dispatched to a fire alarm, short time after it was upgraded to a structure fire. Units arrived to find the front porch had been on fire. The residents had used a water hose to extinguish the fire. Engine 5 with 6 members cut the burned area out of the porch and returned to service. Farmville Fire Department responded also.

Then at 7:30am this morning we were once again dispatched to a fire alarm. While enroute caller reported sparks from the wood stove. Keysville Vol. Fire Department was added. Due the frost on the roof and height on the chimney. Truck 2 from Hampden Sydney Vol. Fire & Rescue was added. Units worked on scene for 3 hours to make sure the fire in the chimney was out.
10/15/19 Company 5 along with Hampden Sydney Vol. Fire & Rescue and Keysville Vol. Fire Department were dispatched to a brush fire threatening a structure. 504 arrived to find a small barn, vehicle, and field on fire. Almost 10,000 gallons of water was used on the incident. Great work by to get the fire under control.


Contact information, map and directions, contact form, opening hours, services, ratings, photos, videos and announcements from Keysville Vol. Fire Department, Nonprofit Organization, 500 Osborne Street, Keysville, VA.

Photos from US National Weather Service Blacksburg VA's post 01/15/2022

Photos from US National Weather Service Blacksburg VA's post

Timeline photos 01/15/2022

Please make sure you're prepared!

WINTER STORM WARNING-A Winter Storm Warning has been issued for late Saturday night-Monday AM for areas along and west of the I-81 corridor. Significant travel disruptions are likely & power outages remain possible. Snow amounts of 8-12" expected along I-81/I-77 corridor. Lesser amounts east into the Piedmont where more mixing (i.e sleet and freezing rain) are likely to occur.


Please be prepared for this coming winter storm.

Photos from Virginia Department of Emergency Management's post 01/02/2022

Please prepare and stay safe.


Happy new year everyone. Please be safe!


Merry Christmas everyone!


The Keysville Christmas Parade is tonight!

Lineup time starts at 6 pm and the parade starts moving at 7 pm.

This is going to be a big one. Come out and enjoy!


Fire danger today!

It's now easier to send Keysville Vol. Fire Department a message. 10/26/2021

It's now easier to send Keysville Vol. Fire Department a message.

It's now easier to send Keysville Vol. Fire Department a message.


We ask for prayers for one of our most dedicated, long time members today. We want him to feel the prayers of our community and know that he is lifted up in prayers to keep fighting and for health to be restored.


There will be a COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic at SVCC in Keysville, VA on Friday, October 1st 2021 from noon to 4:00PM. Please read over the information in the attached picture and if you have any questions or concerns please direct them to the contact information found there. Thank you.


Rest in peace Bacon 30! Our thoughts and prayers go out to his family and all fellow brothers and sisters in the fire service that had the pleasure of working with such a great person over the years. You will be missed!


We will never forget


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***Found Located safe**




Missing 14 year old girl. 5ft tall, brown hair, yellow Crocs, jeans with rips/tears.

At 8am this morning she was somewhere in town where free internet was available.

If seen please call Charlotte County Sheriff's Office at 434-542-5141


Home of the free, because of the brave!

Happy 4th of July everyone!


"As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words but to live by them." - John F. Kennedy

Photos from Keysville Vol. Fire Department's post 04/14/2021

Company 7 with Ladder 7 and Engine 72 training at the industrial park Tuesday night. This truck is not only a valuable asset for our department but for the surrounding area as well. We are honored to be supported by our wonderful town and so many others in our area. That support has made all of this possible.

Thanks to Danny Cooper for the drone pictures used in this post.


SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH-The watch is for counties along the US-58 corridor from Galax/Martinsville south and east toward Reidsville/Danville until midnight. The main threats remain damaging winds and hail. An isolated tornado or two cannot be ruled out.


This Saturday!

Photos from US National Weather Service Blacksburg VA's post 03/18/2021

Updates on the incoming weather:


Please share this information and begin to prepare. There will be bad weather coming our way.

WEATHER ALERT THURSDAY-Here's a snapshot in regards to the severe weather potential Thursday. Timing looks to be in the afternoon & evening with the greatest impacts south of the US-460 corridor where the best storm energy can be found. Be prepared not scared & have a way to get warning.


A few things about tomorrow:

- Most of us bring our kids with us. This is a family/kid friendly event. If toddlers/young children being in a close proximity bothers you in the space we are working with and/or a sometimes crying baby makes you lose your concentration, this isn’t the place for you. We value cornhole, but we value our kids/family more.

- There will only be two tournaments. 1 BYOP + 1 Blind Draw.

If you value friends, family, supporting an organization that benefits YOU should you ever need to make the call for them, and having a good time — then come on — otherwise, we kindly ask that you keep the negative energy out. 😉


The National Weather Service has issued a Red Flag Fire Warning for Charlotte County today 3/11/21. WIth dangerous fire conditions between the hours of 10AM to 7PM. Burning is not advisable.


Thank you to everyone assisting and organizing the hot meals for residents in need.


Tomorrow 02/20/2021 at 2:30 PM we will have hot meals available at the Keysville Fire Department.

A trailer is setup at the fire department to provide hot showers, washers, and dryers for use immediately.

Please see the pictures in the comments.


Young helpers today to fill jugs before this storm! Thank you to this sweet man for allowing us to take his picture with one of these young ladies helping today.


If you are in need of:

- filling up your own water (bring your own jugs!)
- shelter (the Bingo Hall is open for a warming station)
- in need to charge your devices
- blankets
- water
- Gatorade
- protein bars
- muscle milk
- self heating meals
- food boxes

We will be there starting at 10AM-5PM today. We have limited supplies so it’s first come, first serve.

We also ask that you do not park in front of any of the bay doors in case we have a call, but we have arranged it to where you can park and back up to the water hose on the first bay door for the fill station.

Please spread this to the elderly as well. We know a lot don’t have Facebook.

Thank you!


WINTER WEATHER ALERTS-Here's a quick snapshot in regards to our Winter Storm Watch late Wednesday night into Thursday. Heaviest corridor looks to remain along the I-64 stretch into the Alleghany Highlands and Greenbrier Valley where the air will be the coldest. Further south of I-64 and US-460 it's all about the ice with significant ice accumulations likely once again across the NC/VA Piedmont and Southside.


If you have need for a warm place to stay tonight with power available we have the bingo hall open and will allow entry. Please bring whatever you need with you to sleep on. We only have the space to provide but if you need please don't hesitate to use it.

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Finally done with lights and sirens on support 7 thanks to a few of our dedicated members




500 Osborne Street
Keysville, VA

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Nightmare On Church Street - Keysville Nightmare On Church Street - Keysville
9041 Church Street
Keysville, 23947

The Keysville Volunteer Fire Department opened Nightmare on Church Street in October 2015.

Southside Virginia Volunteer Firefighters Association Southside Virginia Volunteer Firefighters Association
500 Osborne Street
Keysville, 23947

Southside Virginia Volunteer Firefighters Association (SVVFA)

Tailwaggers of Keysville Tailwaggers of Keysville
439 Railroad Avenue
Keysville, 23947

Keysville, VA Thrift store benefiting the dogs and cats for a better life. All proceeds go to the local SPCA. Donations are welcome. All volunteer workplace.

SVCC Finish Line Project SVCC Finish Line Project
Keysville, 23947

Finish Line is a community outreach project that aims to help re-enter students back into the community college system who are within 15 credits in completing their degree.

Friends of the Fort Mitchell and Keysville Depots Friends of the Fort Mitchell and Keysville Depots
480 Railroad Ave
Keysville, 23947

Without immediate repairs, this historic train depot in Keysville could be lost forever. We are hosting monthly Depot Days to begin the renovation process.

Keysville Community Athletics Keysville Community Athletics

KCA is the managing organization for the Keysville Ball Fields. In 2017 KCA will be part of Dixie Youth baseball.

Nightmare On Church Street Nightmare On Church Street
9041 Church St
Keysville, 23947

The Keysville Volunteer Fire Department opened Nightmare on Church Street in October 2015.

Kenbridge-Victoria Lions Club Kenbridge-Victoria Lions Club
3265 Hardy Rd
Keysville, 23947

Our primary programs include sight, hearing and speech conservation, diabetes awareness, youth outreach, and international relations.

Charlotte County Volunteer Rescue Squad Charlotte County Volunteer Rescue Squad
8300 George Washington Highway
Keysville, 23947

Charlotte County Volunteer Rescue Squad provides EMS services to the county, 24/7 365. We have 3 stations located within Charlotte County!