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Emergency Equipment On Display

The Walkersville Volunteer Fire Company hosted Atlantic Emergency Solutions and other vendors on Saturday.  The event featured a lot of new equipment from Atlantic Emergency Solutions including fire trucks and ambulances.  Other vendors displayed helmets, boots, hoses, cameras, and nozzles for hoses. One vendor demonstrated their battery powered jaws of life and traditionally powered jaws of life. They used their equipment to cut a small car apart.  The extrication demonstration drew quite a crowd.  “Its amazing how quiet the battery powered ones are,” stated one teenager in the crowd.  The company representative claimed…

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Community 

Walkersville Carnival Schedule

The Walkersville Volunteer Fire Company has released its schedule for the 75th Annual Walkersville Volunteer Fire Company Carnival.  The carnival runs Monday, June 30th through Saturday, July 5th. There will be three “Ride All Night” specials during the week.  Those nights will be Monday, Wednesday, and Friday. Tickets for the Ride All Night can be purchased on select days or by mail (see our previous story on the schedule). The Walkersville Volunteer Fire Company Carnival Parade will be held on Tuesday, July 1st at 6:30 p.m.  The parade begins at Glade…

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