Did Jason Terrell Martin Die Because of Satan?

WARNING: This not our usual fun-loving upbeat story but it is one which we accidentally became involved with and wanted to follow to try to understand why this all happened. On January 11, 2014 an unusual tragedy unfolded in north Raleigh which resulted in significant fire damage to a family home, a burned Catholic church, … Read more

Saint Luke Catholic Church Hellish This Morning With Fire

At 2:26 AM this morning a fire alarm went off and then the call went out for a fire in Saint Luke the Evangelist Catholic Church just down the road from the Bay Leaf Fire Department. The church is located at 12333 Bayleaf Church Road, Raleigh. In what seemed like a scene straight out of … Read more

Stony Hill FD, Brassfield FD Tackle Barn Fire On Coldest Night

Around 10:27 PM on Monday night the call went out from Granville County and the Brassfield Fire Department for assistance. Stony Hill Fire Department answered the call at 3141 Pier Pointe Driver in Creedmoor. [googlemap src=”https://maps.google.com/maps?client=safari&oe=UTF-8&q=3141+pier+pointe+drive&ie=UTF-8&hq=&hnear=0x89adab2c8b5cd3c3:0x1534bcf7d95aadae,3141+Pier+Pointe+Dr,+Creedmoor,+NC+27522&gl=us&ei=XH3LUuupK4vJsQSIw4LADQ&ved=0CCsQ8gEwAA” ] But like a lot of fire calls, what gets dispatched and what it turns out to be can … Read more

Stony Hill Fire Department Wants You And You Should Go

We recently had the chance to be spend time out at Stony Hill Fire Department Station 1 on Stony Hill Road in Wake Forest. It was a pleasure getting to know the crew and learn more about the station. Stony Hill Fire Department is actually called Stony Hill Rural Fire Department but that’s not because … Read more

Youngsville Fire Department Honors Deceased Chief. You May Cry.

Yesterday the Youngsville Fire Department and the family of 51 year-old Volunteer Assistant Chief Jeff Fields honored their friend and loved one who recently passed away, so unexpectedly. Everyone who knew Jeff appeared to be deeply grieving at his loss. This article is a continuation of our coverage of the event. Other articles can be … Read more

Early Morning Fire Brings Together Many Departments

At 4 AM on this frigid winter Saturday morning, Wake Forest Fire Department and many other departments were called to 1000 Streeter Lane in Raleigh for a structure fire. Other departments called to the scene included Stony Hill Fire Department, Wake New Hope Fire Department, Durham Highway Fire Department, and Bay Leaf Fire Department. [googlemap … Read more

Dryer Vent Probably Started Unexpected Fire

This afternoon a most unfortunate alleged dryer accident ignited a house in Wake Forest at 1040 Bear Hollow Road. Located at the end of a dirt road that wound back through the thick trees, the fire trucks, Wake EMS and Wake County Sheriff’s office managed to wind their way in. [googlemap src=”https://maps.google.com/maps?client=safari&oe=UTF-8&q=1040+Bear+Hollow+Road,+Wake+Forest&ie=UTF-8&hq=&hnear=0x89ac55b3afa9d615:0x5286b72d5c129235,1040+Bear+Hollow+Rd,+Wake+Forest,+NC+27587&gl=us&ei=v5q8UofuKpOrsQTu5oHgBw&ved=0CC4Q8gEwAA” ] The Channel … Read more

13 Firefighters Compete Hard for Just One Job

In the past few years it’s been tough finding the perfect job for some. The application and interview can be both daunting but a tough experience as well. But imagine if you also had to pass a physical endurance test to get selected as well. We’d fail, you’d probably fail. Many just would not make … Read more

Stony Hill Fire Department Burns House to Ground Like a Boss

On Sunday night a call went out for a whole lot of fire departments to show up and do what they do. Wake Forest was invited to the party but apparently they were told to turn back. Bit of a bummer for us since we turned up at the scene only to not find any … Read more

Badass Wake Forest Fire Department Helps Kick Four Fires at Once

The bedroom, the bedroom, the bedroom was on fire.

Do you know how damn lucky we are to live within the area served by the Wake Forest Fire Department? Never let it be said WFFD let’s any moss grow under their boots. On August 13, 2013 the Wake Forest Fire Department, who I shall now refer to as the ultimate fire badasses, were dispatched … Read more