89th Annual Convention (2017) Info

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Winter Seminar

Per Jason Estep: Please find attached the flyer for the Winter Seminar training to be held at the Running Right Academy in Julian on Jan 28th & 29th.  I have attached a PDF & Powerpoint version of the flyer.  Feel free to blast on social media, email groups etc.  Really excited to have Sean Gray…

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Accidental Death

Our thoughts and prayers go out to the family, friends and fire department family of Chief Fizer of the Loudendale VFD. http://wvmetronews.com/…/vfd-chief-killed-in-freak-accident/

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Passing of Dale Clayton

From the WVSFMO: It is with great sadness that we pass along the passing of Dale Clayton, a longtime Winfield Firefighter and former WV State Fire Commissioner. The Winfield VFD is requesting that departments send people in uniform, but please come in small trucks, meaning mini pumpers, pickups etc. The burial will be at the…

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Passing of Robert S. Miller

The WVSFA wishes to express it’s sincere condolences to the friends, family and extended fire service family of Robert S. Miller, Deputy Chief of the Ohio River Road VFD and WV State Fire Commissioner.   Per the Ohio River Road VFD: Services for Deputy Chief Bob Miller are as follows….. Viewing: Wednesday, January 4, from…

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Former Fire Marshal Passes

By Jeff Jenkins in News | December 15, 2016 at 11:50AM CHARLESTON, W.Va. — State Fire Marshal Ken Tyree says he’s more thankful than ever for the work Sterling Lewis did during his 13 years in the position that Tyree now holds. Former State Fire Marshal Sterling Lewis died this week. Tyree and the many…

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12-7-2016 Public Meeting w/ Fire Commission

There was a public meeting held last night with the State Fire Commission to discuss the upcoming plan to implement a “points system” to the re-certification forms for the fire departments of the State. Several individuals were present at the meeting, including President John Holstein of the West Virginia State Firemen’s Association. The State Fire…

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2016 WV Fallen Firefighter Memorial

The 2016 WV Fallen Firefighter Memorial will be held at the WV Cultural Center, Charleston West Virginia on October 16 2016 at 1pm, rain or shine (bring an umbrella!). We DO NOT have access to the Cultural Center’s “Great Hall” in the event of rain.

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Did You Know?

Did you know that over 75% of the fire departments within West Virginia are members of the West Virginia State Firemen’s Association? Did you know that the West Virginia State Firemen’s Association represents over 6000 paid and volunteer firefighters within the State of West Virginia? Did you know that the West Virginia State Firemen’s Association…

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Legislative Bill Tracking 2016

Below is a list of bills that the Association and our lobbyist Sam Love have been tracking through the course of 2016. 2016 Legislation

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