|It is with our deepest and sincere regrets to inform you that Life Member, Past President Herman D. Wheatley has answered his last alarm on Feb. 25, 2015.
Funeral services will be held on Sunday, March 1, 2015 at 2:00PM at Sharptown Firemen's Memorial Building where friends may call from 12:30PM to 2:00PM. Mrs. Ellen Lowe will officiate.
Interment will take place on Monday, March 2, 2015 at 11:00AM at Maryland Veterans Cemetery near Hurlock.
Click here for Hermans Full Obituary
Friday Night Jackpot Bingo
Bingo this Friday, March 6, 2015
Starburst – $1045
UPICK – $3039
Crazyball 1 – $1000
Crazyball 2 – $739
Doors open at 5PM
Games start at 7PM
Now with higher regular game payouts!
New lower admission Prices!
Regular Games Start at $85
Special Games $90
Come on out and enjoy the fun!!
Congratulations to all of the participants of the Fire Prevention Contests
Miss Fire Prevention – Katelyyn Bowden
Junior Miss – Angela Watkins
Little Miss – Karly Lewis
Tiny Miss – Kameryn Lewis
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
On January 17th, just before 8AM, Wicomico Central alerted Sharptown Fire Dept. to assist Mardela Fire Dept. with an incident involving multiple accidents on the Vienna Bridge. Our crews arrived to the bridge and assisted with patient care and transferred the patient to the ambulance to be transported to the hospital.
On October 9th, just before 5:30PM,Wicomico Central alerted Sharptown Fire Dept. of a accident with rollover on Norris Twilley Rd. Firefighters and EMS arrived to find a single vehicle on its roof, with the occupant out of the vehicle. Firefighters stabilized the vehicle while EMS personnel checked out the patient and obtained a refusal. Units cleared the scene by 6PM.