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Wintergreen Fire Chief Discusses Plan In The Event Gatlinburg Happens Here : Video Interview

Wintergreen Fire Chief Discusses Plan In The Event Gatlinburg Happens Here : Video Interview

[ 0 ] December 8, 2016

Above, Wintergreen Fire & Rescue Chief Curtis Sheets chats with BRL Digital Media Director Tommy Stafford about their plans in the event a Gatlinburg scenario played out here on the mountain. Click play above to watch. Wintergreen Resort Nelson County, Virginia With the recent wildfires in Gatlinburg still in the news coupled with the outbreak […]

New Initiative Helps Fund Nelson Squads Across The County : Agencies Say Thank You : (With Audio Interview)

New Initiative Helps Fund Nelson Squads Across The County : Agencies Say Thank You : (With Audio Interview)

[ 0 ] April 19, 2016

Nelson County, Virginia A few years ago the Supervisors of Nelson County initiated a plan to provide more support to the rescue squads and fire departments of Nelson County. Historically the County has supported operational funding assistance, and interest free loans for equipment, but never outright provision of capital equipment. Their newest initiative provides one […]

Wintergreen Fire & Rescue Releases New Mini Doc Video Produced By JMU Student

Wintergreen Fire & Rescue Releases New Mini Doc Video Produced By JMU Student

[ 0 ] February 28, 2014

Wintergreen Nelson County, VA Wintergreen Fire & Rescue recently unveiled a striking video produced by a student at JMU in Harrisonburg. The production lasts just under 5 minutes and is worth every minute you watch. Having come from a video and television news background of 15 years, I can tell you the job this person […]

Wintergreen Fire & Rescue Rope Team Gets Chance To Use Techniques During Real Rescue

Wintergreen Fire & Rescue Rope Team Gets Chance To Use Techniques During Real Rescue

[ 0 ] January 18, 2014

Wintergreen Nelson County, VA Most of the time on a beautiful, sunny holiday weekend not much can go wrong. But every once in awhile it can. Enter Wintergreen Fire & Rescue. “Either her pulley truck faulted, or she just didn’t weigh enough to make it to the end. The result is, she finds the center. […]

Wintergreen Fire & Rescue Chief Recognized As Outstanding EMS Administrator In Virginia

Wintergreen Fire & Rescue Chief Recognized As Outstanding EMS Administrator In Virginia

[ 0 ] November 15, 2013

Release Via Virginia Department of Health The Governor’s EMS Award for Outstanding EMS Administrator The Kent J. Weber Trophy As an EMS administrator, Curtis has worked tirelessly to improve EMS services within his own agency, Wintergreen Fire and Rescue, as well as within Nelson County. As Chief of Fire and Rescue, he became an advocate […]

Wintergreen Gets High Marks As Firewise Community

Wintergreen Gets High Marks As Firewise Community

[ 0 ] September 20, 2011

Wintergreen Resort Nelson County, Virginia Years ago Wintergreen Fire Chief Curtis Sheets knew there was a looming problem with increased fire potential for people living on a mountain with heavily wooded areas nearby. “Over the last few years we have worked hard to become a safer Firewise Community. Some of the efforts have been assisted […]

Congrats To Wintergreen Fire & Rescue! : 2.26.10

Congrats To Wintergreen Fire & Rescue! : 2.26.10

[ 4 ] February 26, 2010

Wintergreen Nelson County, Virginia Hats off to the folks at Wintergreen Fire & Rescue! They were recently selected and published on the cover of Fire and EMS Virginia Magazine. “This is a big deal! Fire and EMS Virginia, formerly known as Virginia Fire News has been in print for 18 years and is the leading […]

Congrats To Wintergreen Rescue! : 10.1.09

Congrats To Wintergreen Rescue! : 10.1.09

[ 2 ] October 1, 2009

Wintergreen Nelson County, Virginia A big congrats to members of Wintergreen Rescue after competing in the state rescue convention held last weekend at Virginia Beach. Wintergreen Fire & Rescue Chief, Curtis Sheets, tells us they entered four different contests. -Emergency Vehicle Operations -Rescue Team – Website of the Year -Advanced Life Support Call of the […]