Another month, another magazine cover Nov/Dec 2012
Durham Highway FD was interviewed and extensively photographed by the folks at 919 magazine. In this issue they interview the Chief and of course photograph "Higbee" They also do a Q&A section that highlights both Raleigh Station 23 crew and DHFD as they answer various common questions asked by the public. Take a look online, by clicking this link.
What's Higbee been up to? Monday 11/5/2012
According to Dr Neligon and Dr Pierece at Leesville Animal Hospital after Higbee's four month check up he is healthy and growing like a weed. We are working to train him on the underground fence from our friends at www.Hiddenfencenc.com. He has been working hard with his trainer Shannon and is off for his first two week boarding school classes from K9 solutions. This boarding school training is to continue to work on his basic obedience and maybe a trick or two.. He has been busy working with the various crews on a number of calls, and has been a huge hit with the kids, friends and families during his public safety talks and visits... He is doing Angus proud...
House fire assistance Sunday 11/4/2012
Crews from Durham Highway FD responded to a call to assist the Stony Hill fire dept for a reported mobile home fire. Upon arrival, the DHFD crew went to work providing ventilation and search operations while other crews were operating inside. After getting a fresh air cylinder, the DHFD crew went back in to help look for and extinguish the remaining hotspots. The Durham Rd command released DHFD after about 2 hours of work.