90th Annual Sharptown Carnival

Annual Sharptown Firemen’s Carnival

July 28th to August 20th

Come on out and celebrate our 90th year with us

FIREWORKS ON JULY 28th

$12,000 Cash Giveaway
Chances are $5.00 each or 3 for $10.00

Hunters Package Giveaway

LIVE ENTERTAINMENT ON WEDNESDAY NIGHTS!!

Famous Oyster Sandwiches
Games
Raffles

Ride all night for
$10.00 on Mon and Tues
$12.00 Wed Thru Sat

Calender of Events at the Carnival

Weds. Aug 3  Jones Boys
Weds. Aug 10 Clean Getaway
Weds. Aug 17 Bo Dickerson Band

Life Member Ted Fletcher

It is with great sorrow that we announce the passing of Life Member Ted Fletcher. Ted joined the Sharptown Vol. Fire Department in 1954. Ted had 62 years of service. He was dedicated to his family and the Sharptown Vol Fire Dept. Severed on numerous committees at home, and with the Eastern Shore of MD Volunteer Fireman’s Association, Delmarva Fireman’s Assoc.,along with the Wicomico County Vol. Firefighters Assoc. were he was a current trustee. The carousel was not going to be the same, as he announced earlier this year he would not be at the helm of it. The Carnival as a whole will not be either. R.I.P. Ted.

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Training with Laurel and Delmar Fire Departments

On April 8th, Sharptown Fire Department joined along with Laurel Fire Department and Delmar Fire Department for a day of training and a controlled burn afterwards. The day started with some great live fire training. Firefighters were able to practice forcible entry along with door control, and then proceed on to fire suppression. Many members from Laurel, Sharptown, and Delmar participated, making the day a great learning experience for everyone.

 

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Fire Prevention Contest

Congratulations to all of the participants of the Fire Prevention Contests

Winners

Miss Fire Prevention – Katelyyn Bowden
Junior Miss – Angela Watkins
Little Miss – Karly Lewis
Tiny Miss – Kameryn Lewis

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Sharptown Assist Mardela with a Natural Cover Fire

On March 15 at 2:30pm, Wicomico Central alerted Sharptown for a Brush Truck to assist Mardela with a natural cover fire on Riverton Rd. Firefighters from Sharptown, Hebron, Delmar, Vienna, and Eldorado assisted with extinguishing the fire.

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Brush and woods fire on SanDomingo Rd

On March 1st Wicomico Central alerted Sharptown of a field fire on SanDomingo Rd. Brush 14 and Engine 1404 Responded and once on scene Chief White established Command. A brush truck from Station 9 Mardela was requested to assist. Also responding was Rescue Engine 14 and Ambulance A14. Fire had gotten from the field into a patch of trees on a ditch and suppression efforts were hampered by a large brier patch.

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Sharptown Assist Eldorado with a House Fire

On February 28, 2014, Wicomico Central alerted Sharptown to assist Dorchester Station 26 Eldorado with a house fire 0n Galestown Newhart Mill Rd. While on scene we assisted with fire suppression and overhaul.

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Sharptown Ladies Auxillary recieves Achievement In Living Traditions & Arts for Oyster Fritters

Tradition is defined as “a long-established action or pattern of behavior in a community or group of people, often one that has been handed down from generation to generation”. The Maryland State Arts Council presented the 7th annual Maryland Traditions 2013 ALTA (Achievement In Living Traditions & Arts) awards with the ALTA/TRADITION being OYSTER FRITTERS OF THE SHARPTOWN FIREMEN’S CARNIVAL presented by Cindy Byrd of the Ward Museum of Wildfowl Art.

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Sharptown assist Westside with a House Fire

On January 29th, just after 5:30AM, Wicomico Central alerted Sharptown Fire Dept. to stand by at Station 12 Westside. While enroute we were requested to come in to the scene for water and manpower. While on scene we provided water and our firefighters assisted firefighters from Westside, Hebron, Salisbury, Mardela, and Delmar with suppresion and overhaul.

 

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Rollover on Old Sharptown Rd

On January 24th, just after 10PM, Wicomico Central alerted Sharptown Fire Dept. of an accident with rollover on Old Sharptown Rd. Fire and EMS crews arrived to find a vehicle into a pole and the occupant out of the vehicle. Old Sharptown Rd. was closed off during the incident.

 

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