Today we pause to remember the tragic events that unfolded 20 years ago which began at 8:46 am on the morning of Tuesday, September 11, 2001.
As we reflect on this day we honor the brave firefighters, police officers, military personnel, airline crew members and civilians who lost their lives on that sunny day in 2001. We also recognize and keep in our thoughts and prayers the survivors and loved ... (Full Story & Photos)
This morning officers and members of Brandywine Hundred Fire Company joined the JROTC at Mount Pleasant High School to participate in a Commemoration Memorial Ceremony of the 20th Anniversary of 9/11.
After opening remarks followed by a moment of silence, the program began promptly at 08:46 hours which is when the first airplane, American Airlines flight 11 was flown into the North Tower of the ... (Full Story & Photos)
Sunday morning began with volunteers staffing an engine which headed to Advance Auto Parts to participate with a public event they were hosting. Engine 11-5 was set up for display as the crews spent the morning speaking to our neighbors about fire prevention, working smoke detectors and the volunteer fire service. The kids also had a great time interacting with our volunteers and were excited to receive ... (Full Story & Photos)
Heather Kennard, an auxiliary member of Brandywine Hundred Fire Company and Senior Master Sergeant with the Delaware Air National Guard was deployed from January 2020 through August of 2020 as the 386th Maintenance Operations Flight Superintendent. While every deployment comes with its own challenges, Heather was leaving behind her husband and (2) young twin sons. During Heather's deployment she was ... (Full Story & Photos)