The Jones Family Home Burns But They Think The Wake Forest Fire Department Rocks

Loyal readers know I write a lot of stories about the Wake Forest Fire Department. But I’m here to confess something, not everyone on the force is always friendly, and that doesn’t bother me in the least. The attraction for me in covering so many Wake Forest Fire Department stories is not the flashing lights … Read more

Fire Heats Up Brooks Street

On Wednesday night a vigilant Wake Forest Police Officer noticed smoke billowing from 315 Brooks Street and called in the troops. Otherwise known as the Wake Forest Fire Department. At first a WFPD officer noticed smoke drifting from over behind their storage building and the initial thought was probably “Our stuffs on fire!” But in … Read more

Youngsville Family Loses Home to Fire. Kids and Dogs Safe.

This morning at just about 9 AM the call went out for Youngsville Fire Department to respond to Pen Oak Lane in Youngsville for a house on fire. Subsequent calls went out for Franklinton Fire Department, Bunn Fire Department and Wake Forest Fire Department to assist as well. Neighbors reported the family ran from the … 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