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Mar 173 150
Apr 187 168
May 178 168
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Jul 167 175
Aug 152 144
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Welcome to the Official Website for the Orange Rural Fire Department

The Mission of the Orange Rural Fire Department is to safely and efficiently mitigate Fire, EMS and
Rescue emergencies by providing public education, prevention and emergency response

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Member Chris Cardwell, July 27

Join us for the 2019 Jeff Holden Memorial Golf Tournament!!
In honor of Assistant Chief Jeff “Stan” Holden with the Orange Rural Fire Department,
who lost his life in the line of duty, the Jeff Holden Memorial Scholarship Fund will be used
for the advancement of education in the fire sciences.

Sponsorships Also Available!!

When: September 20, 2019
Where: Occoneechee Golf Club

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Hot cars can be deadly for children, pets

Member Chris Cardwell, May 24

More children died from being left in hot cars in 2018 than ever before!

Seven children across the country have already died this year because they were left in a hot car, including a 9-month-old in Wilkes County, North Carolina, according to the North Carolina Department of Insurance.

The North Carolina Department of Insurance and Governor’s Highway Safety Program have partnered to warn parents ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Member Chris Cardwell, April 06

The NC Department of Insurance conducted an assessment today in the Orange Rural Fire District that measured the county department’s ability to provide water at a fire scene. Various stations were set up in which water tankers dumped water in drop tanks and filled up at fill sites in a timed setting. The NCDOI uses this information as part of determining the ISO Grade for the fire department’s in ... (Full Story & Photos)


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Man charged with attempted arson, to be evaluated in Pasquotank County - Mon, 18 Nov 2019 05:27:04 GMT
Durham adds recommissioned fire and rescue unit - Sun, 17 Nov 2019 05:35:56 GMT
Two dogs rescued from Durham apartment fire - Sun, 17 Nov 2019 13:00:13 GMT
Asheville fire, police departments want to improve staff diversity - Fri, 15 Nov 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Belmont: Family says 15-year-old aspiring chef badly burned fighting grease fire - Thu, 14 Nov 2019 14:50:42 GMT
Family escapes burning home in Winston-Salem neighborhood - Fri, 15 Nov 2019 12:50:04 GMT
Jacksonville trash truck fire caused by lead-acid batteries - Thu, 14 Nov 2019 17:24:55 GMT
Statesville fire gets new truck, will host public 'push-in' ceremony Monday - Thu, 14 Nov 2019 20:37:49 GMT
Sprinklers keep fire in Durham hotel from spreading - Fri, 15 Nov 2019 12:31:25 GMT
Greenville police now investigating morning duplex fire - Wed, 13 Nov 2019 15:44:25 GMT
Mom takes to social media to thank Burlington firefighter who helped with carseat - Wed, 13 Nov 2019 23:50:34 GMT
New details released on fiery Guilford County crash that killed 3, injured 2 - Thu, 14 Nov 2019 08:00:00 GMT
SUV driver charged after High Point crash involving Trinity Elementary School bus carrying 13 students - Thu, 14 Nov 2019 08:00:00 GMT

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