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Carlisle VFD purchases new brush truck.

by Matthew Prosser, Henderson Daily News - June 15, 2012

Fighting fires in Carlisle will be easier now after the purchase of new brush truck.

Marc Marsh, captain of the Carlisle Volunteer Fire Department, said the truck was purchased with the help of donations from private citizens, organizations and churches during last summer’s wildfires.

“We just received a flood of donations and were able to put it to good use,” Marsh said.

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Two Vehicle crash sends two to hospital.

by Matthew Prosser, Henderson Daily News - June 12, 2012

A two-vehicle motor vehicle crash Monday evening resulted in an excavation device being used and at least one individual being rushed by an emergency medical helicopter, according to Henderson Fire Department reports.

Local law enforcement authorities and emergency personnel responded to the call about 9 p.m. Monday on Farm-to-Market Road 840, near the Henderson city limits sign.

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New Rusk Co. Firefighters Association Webpage

by Michael Searcy on June 1, 2012

Welcome to our new webpage. After having a basic site without much functionality, I decided to go ahead and invest in a site which should reflect better on our fire departments and the efforts that we undertake to protect and serve our communities.

Please pardon the site and please use the contact page to reach me for contributions to the site, as well as any problems you encounter.

Thank you!


Michael Searcy
Rusk County Firefighters Association Webmaster

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