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Church Hill VFD

Chief: William Doerge
Deputy Chief: Scott Hammett
Address: 8500 FM 1251 East Henderson, Texas 75652
Area Served: Northeast Rusk County
Phone:
Stations: 1
Services Provided: Fire Suppression, Vehicle Extrication (JAWS of Life), Medical First Responders (Licensed by the Texas Department of State Health Services)
Apparatus : 4
Auxilary Equipment :
Firefighters - 8

Chief: Charles Marsh
Deputy Chief: Marc Marsh
Area Served: Western / Southwestern Rusk County
Address: P.O. Box 11 Price, Texas 75687
Phone:
Stations: 2 (FM 13 just west of SH 42) (Station 2 - County Road 454)
Services Provided: Fire Suppression, Vehicle Extrication (JAWS of Life), Medical First Responders (Licensed by the Texas Department of State Health Services)
Apparatus : 6 (Engine 1-2, Tankers 1-3, Brush 1-2)
Auxilary Equipment :
Firefighters - 25 Volunteers

Chief:Marvin Vinson
Deputy Chief:
Address: 3717 County Road 241 East
Henderson, Texas 75652
web: www.crimschapelvfd.org

Station Phone : 903.836.2111
Stations: 1
Services Provided: Fire Suppression, Light Rescue, JAWS of Life, Medical First Responders (Licensed by the Texas Department of State Health Services),
Apparatus : 4 - Attack 15, Rescue 15, Engine 15, Command 15
Auxilary Equipment : Water Supply 15
Active Volunteers : 7

Chief: R.D. Wittner
Deputy Chief: Danny Davis
Area Served: Brachfield, Minden, Pinehill communities, Southeastern Rusk County
Address: 11418 FM 840 S. Mount Enterprise, Texas 75681
Phone: 903-889-2330 (Station) | 903-898-2591 (Chief Wittner)
Stations: 1 (FM 840 just S. of FM 1798 in Brachfield Community)
Services Provided: Fire Suppression, Vehicle Extrication (JAWS of Life)
Apparatus: 5 (Two Brush Trucks, Two Tankers, One Pumper)
Auxilary Equipment : N/A
Firefighters - 6 Volunteer

Chief: Pat Owens (pat@elvfd.com)
Deputy Chief: Roy Marshburn
ISO Rating: 3 in the City of Lakeport, 4 in the county within 1000' of a fire hydrant, 8B outside the 1000' fire hydrant range
Area Served: Northern Rusk County, Southern Gregg County, City of Lakeport, Chalk Hill Community, Lake Cherokee
Address: 8875 FM 2011 (Station 1)
Longview, Texas 75603
Station Phone: 903.643.3222
Stations: 3
Services Provided: Fire Suppression, Rescue, JAWS of Life, Medical First Responders (Licensed by the Texas Department of State Health Services),
Apparatus: Engine 1-5, Attack 1-5, Command 1,
Auxilary Equipment : Supply Trailer
Active Volunteers : N/A
Website: http://www.elvfd.com/

Chief:
Deputy Chief:
Area Served: Southeast Rusk County, Northeast Nacogdoches County, City of Garrison
Address:
Garrison, Texas
Station Phone:
Stations: 1
Services Provided: Fire Suppression, Rescue, JAWS of Life, Medical First Responders (Licensed by the Texas Department of State Health Services),
Apparatus: ,
Auxilary Equipment :
Active Volunteers : N/A

Chief: Rusty Chote
Deputy Chief: Mark Jennings
Area Served: City of Henderson and outlying area approx. 2-3 miles out of city limits
Address: 401 West Main, Henderson, Texas 75652
Phone: 903.657.6551
Stations: 2 (401 West Main - Central Fire Station) (610 US Highway 79 N - Station 2)
Services Provided: Fire Suppression, Rescue (Confined Space/High Angle), Vehicle Extrication (JAWS of Life), Medical First Responders (Licensed by the Texas Department of State Health Services)
Apparatus: 8 (Engine 1-4, Ladder 1, Tanker 1, Brush 1,2)
Auxilary Equipment : Command/Supply pickup (700)
Firefighters - 20 paid, 15 volunteer
Current ISO Rating: Class 3
Website : http://www.hendersontx.us/index.aspx?nid=23

Chief: Jeff Rumbo
Deputy Chief:
Area Served: City of Henderson and Rusk County, mutual aid to surrounding jurisdictions.
Address: Van Buren St. Henderson, Texas
Phone:
Stations: 1
Services Provided: Fire Support, Rescue (Confined Space/High Angle), Dive/Recovery Team
Apparatus:
Auxilary
Personnel:

Chief: Russell Johnson
Deputy Chief: Dennis Gage (dennis.gage@cityofkilgore.com)
Area Served: City of Kilgore and outlying areas extending 2-3 miles out of city.
Address: 1100 Powderhorn St, Kilgore, Texas 75662
Phone: 903-984-1559 (Kilgore PD/Fire Dispatch)
Stations: 3 (1100 Powderhorn St. - Central Fire Station) (2400 S. Henderson Blvd. - Station 2) (3500 Stone Road - Station 3)
Services Provided: Fire Suppression, Rescue (Confined Space/High Angle), Medical First Responders (Licensed by the Texas Department of State Health Services), Hazardous Materials response
Apparatus: 9 (Engine 1-4, Ladder 1, Tanker 1, Booster 1-3)
Auxilary Equipment:
Firefighters - 42
Current ISO Rating:
Website: http://www.cityofkilgore.com/fire

Kilgore FD Patch

Chief: Edgar Rachal (edgar.rachal@cityofkilgore.com)
Deputy Chief:
Area Served: Northern Rusk County, City of Kilgore, Southern Gregg County
Address: P.O. Box 54, Kilgore, Texas 75663
Phone: 903-983-3417
Stations: 1 (1903 Broadway Ave.)
Services Provided: Rescue (Confined Space) Vehicle Extrication (JAWS of life),
Apparatus: 4
Auxilary Equipment:
Personnel: 20

Chief: Mark Tidwell
Deputy Chief: Tommy Fears
Area Served: South Central Rusk County (Laneville, Anadarko communities)
Address: PO Box 12, Laneville, Texas 75667
Phone: 903-658-7208
Stations: 1 (FM 1798 just east of FM 225)
Services Provided: Fire Suppression, Rescue, Vehicle Extrication (JAWS of life),Medical First Responders (Licensed by the Texas Department of State Health Services)
Apparatus: 5
Auxilary Equipment:
Firefighters: 8

Chief: Deniese Case
Deputy Chief: David Cours
Area Served: Southern Rusk County, City of Mt. Enterprise
Address: P.O. Box 364, Mt. Enterprise, Texas 75681
Phone:
Stations: 1
Services Provided: Fire Suppression, Rescue, Vehicle Extrication (JAWS of life)
Apparatus: 5
Auxilary Equipment:
Personnel: 10

Chief: Curtis Riley
Deputy Chief: Rodney Merritt
Area Served: Northwest Rusk County, City of New London
Address: P.O. Box 428, New London, Texas 75682
Phone: 903-895-4466
Stations: 1
Services Provided: Fire Suppression,
Apparatus: 5
Auxilary Equipment:
Personnel: 12

Chief: Craig Roquemore
Deputy Chief:
Area Served: Southwest Rusk County, Lake Striker
Address: P.O. Box 143, Reklaw, Texas 75784
Phone:
Stations: 1
Services Provided: Fire Suppression, Rescue, Vehicle Extrication (JAWS)
Apparatus: 3
Auxilary Equipment:
Personnel: 10

Chief: Bill Wall
Deputy Chief: Robert Wall
Area Served: Northwest Rusk County, City of Overton
Address: Drawer D, Overton, Texas 75684
Phone:
Stations: 1
Services Provided: Fire Suppression, Rescue, Vehicle Extrication (JAWS)
Apparatus: 7
Auxilary Equipment:
Personnel: 20

Chief: Francisco Hernandez
Deputy Chief:
Area Served: Southwest Rusk County, City of Reklaw
Address: P.O. Box 8, Reklaw, Texas 75784
Phone:
Stations: 1
Services Provided: Fire Suppression, Rescue, Vehicle Extrication (JAWS)
Apparatus: 4
Auxilary Equipment:
Personnel: 10

 

Chief: Rayford Gibson
Deputy Chief: Jimmy Galbreath
Area Served: Northeast Rusk County, City of Tatum, Northwest Panola County
Address: P.O. Box 976, Tatum, Texas 75691
Phone: 903-947-2217
Stations: 1
Services Provided: Fire Suppression, Rescue, Vehicle Extrication (JAWS), Medical First Responders (Licensed by Texas Department of State Health Services
Apparatus: 7
Personnel: 20

Rusk County Emergency Services District #1

P.O. Box 1911, Henderson, Texas 75653

President - Travis Prior
Vice President - Bruce Gramm
Secretary - Gloria Dooley
Treasurer - J.D. Billings
At-Large Member - David Burks