- On April 30, 2013 the Cobb Island VFD and EMS held interview process for selecting this years new upcoming:
Miss Fire Prevention Queen Junior Miss Fire Prevention Queen Junior Fire Chief
Queen applicants were interviewed one at a time by a panel of Judges and were asked specific questions in reference to Fire Prevention. Junior Fire Chief applicants names were placed in a bucket and were ... (Full Story & Photos)
- We were alerted at 1902 hours for a reported commercial building fire on Cedar Lane. Eng. 61 with Chief 6A, Rescue Eng. 62 with the Safety Officer, Tanker 6, Chief 6, Amb. 68, B-6, Eng. 64, MSU 6, and Boat 6 responded with 29 volunteers. While enroute we could see from the bridge that it was a working fire. Chief 6 requested St. Mary's Boat 5. Eng. 61 arrived on the scene side alpha delta with an ... (Full Story & Photos)
- The Cobb Island Volunteer Fire Departmant and EMS would like to remind everyone to change your smoke alarm and carbon monoxide alarm batteries when you change your clock's on Sunday March 10, 2013.
Throughout the U.S. we have seen a rise in fire fatalities due to non working smoke alarms. Last month a father and two children perished during a fire in thier home. They had no working smoke alarms ... (Full Story & Photos)
- The Cobb Island Volunteer Fire and EMS Department had four members take and successfully complete the MFRI (Maryland Fire Rescue Institute) Firefighter I class. These members completed this course through the Charles County Fire and EMS Cadet program through LaPlata High School. The Cadet progam is where students who would like to be a Fire Fighter or EMT can take MFRI classes as part of their High ... (Full Story)