Category Archives: Fire Department

Congrats to McKinney Fire Department

#FireStation8 @mckinneytxfire @collincountydfw CollinCountyMagazine.com supports our local First Responders and passes the word on social media when they save lives

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Sign up for McKinney summer camp

Register now for summer camp. Camp 1: June 18-22 Camp 2: July 16-20 Check it out and sign up @collincountydfw Tag us on twitter with your summer camp to promote it and get more kids to camp

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Badge 1078: First Responders honor fallen Richardson Police Officer

First Responders honored fallen Richardson Police Officer David Sherrard on U.S. 75 in Richardson on the Central Expressway route between the funeral service in Dallas at the Watermark Church and the graveside in Rowlett, Texas, on Tuesday night. Photo by … Continue reading

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How to avoid burning down the house or garage when frying Thanksgiving Day turkeys

Our local State Farm dude sent us these handy tips for frying a turkey: It’s hard to beat the speed of deep-frying a turkey-or the irresistible flavor and juiciness that result. State Farm reports that turkey fryers have the potential … Continue reading

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Frisco Police Chief, Fire Chief up next at Frisco Rotary

Frisco Police Chief John Bruce will be the guest speaker at the Frisco Rotary at noon on Thursday, Sept. 14 for a discussion on sanctuary cities and the impact on Frisco, Texas. Frisco Fire Chief Mark Piland responds to the … Continue reading

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First Response Photography close-up look at Lucas TX fire

First Response Photography has posted images of the fire in Lucas, Texas. Check out the fire and mutual aid response at FIRST RESPONSE PHOTOGRAPHY The complete album from the large structure fire in Lucas on Thursday afternoon. Parker Fire Department, … Continue reading

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Lightning strike hits Plano home; family of five saved by 14-year-old gamer who smelled smoke

Lightning has struck a Plano home in Timber Brook tonight around 2 a.m. just east of Jupiter Road west of Cottonwood Creek, south of Chaparral Road and north of Oak Point Park. A teenage gamer smelled smoke, woke of his … Continue reading

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Police – Fire Rescue square off in friendly competition in Battle of the Badges

Battle of the Badges begins July 4, 2017. From Plano Police: It’s that time of year again. The annual Battle of the Badges blood drive begins on Tuesday, July 4th and runs through Sunday, July 9th. This is the friendly … Continue reading

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Thank you: Fire Rescue team saves lives in Plano TX after car lands in pond

PLANO POLICE: “We want to give a shout out to our partners at Plano Fire-Rescue for saving the lives of two elderly citizens [June 17]. Firefighters jumped into a pond where a car was submersing and pulled two citizens to … Continue reading

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First Response Photography: Fire in Weston TX destroys home

FIRST RESPONSE PHOTOGRAPHY was on scene during residential structure fire on CR 173 near Weston, Texas, on Thursday night. First Response Photography reports mutual Aid from Gunter, Anna and Celina assisted Weston Fire Department. Celina TX was first on scene … Continue reading

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