Wayne Township Volunteer Fire Dept

Wayne Township Volunteer Fire Dept Volunteer fire dept here to serve our community and provide emergency info to our community members!
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Operating as usual

05/20/2021
05/20/2021
03/31/2021

Need to make a report, speak with an officer or give information?
Call Central dispatch at 812-379-1689.

Please refrain from calling 911 unless of an emergency. This line needs to stay open for emergencies only

Thank you!
-Your First Responders

03/25/2021

⚠️ POTENTIAL FOR SEVERE WEATHER ⚠️

High winds are expected later tonight. Gusts can reach 60+ mph which could mean damage to siding and roofing.

Severe thunderstorms could roll through the area tonight also. Please stay safe and listen to your local weather for alerts and updates.

Widespread power outages could be expected with these storms and the winds.

Stay safe Bartholomew County!

This afternoon firefighters were dispatched to a grass fire near a wood line on 100 W. When firefighters arrived the hom...
03/08/2021

This afternoon firefighters were dispatched to a grass fire near a wood line on 100 W.
When firefighters arrived the homeowner and neighbors were working on putting the fire out.
Thankfully it was called in quick enough that it didn’t get out of hand and was put out quickly.

Please, be mindful of the windier conditions today.

Be safe!

02/25/2021

‼️ATTENTION‼️

A water boil advisory has been issued for South 100 West in Rosstown. The boil advisory will be from February 25th at 4:00 pm to February 28th at 4:00 pm. Any one living south of 550 South to 900 South may be affected.

02/18/2021

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The county's travel status has been upgraded to a Watch Level - Orange.

Means that conditions are threatening to the safety of the public. During a "watch" local travel advisory, only essential travel, such as to and from work or in emergency situations, is recommended, and emergency action plans should be implemented by businesses, schools, government agencies, and other organizations.

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If you HAVE to commute please be careful and be mindful of the crews out working to make our roads safer.

❄️It looks like the snow may stop around noon today. ❄️

02/15/2021

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The county’s travel status has been upgraded to a WARNING LEVEL - RED. This restricts travel to emergency travel only. Several county roads are in rough shape and visibility is poor in some areas. The county commissioners have signed a Disaster Emergency Declaration for Travel Restriction this is in effect from 4:30 p.m. today until 12:00 (noon) on Tuesday February 16.

Warning
The highest level of local travel advisory, means that travel may be restricted to emergency management workers only. During a "warning" local travel advisory, individuals are directed to:
(A) refrain from all travel;
(B) comply with necessary emergency measures;
(C) cooperate with public officials and disaster services forces in executing emergency operations plans; and
(D) obey and comply with the lawful directions of properly identified officers.

⚠️Slow down ⚠️The roads are in still in poor condition. Firefighters and ISP are currently on the southbound lane of I65...
02/10/2021

⚠️Slow down ⚠️

The roads are in still in poor condition.

Firefighters and ISP are currently on the southbound lane of I65 near the 61 on an accident.

Thankfully no injuries sustained!

Be careful Bartholomew County!

⚠️Slow down ⚠️

The roads are in still in poor condition.

Firefighters and ISP are currently on the southbound lane of I65 near the 61 on an accident.

Thankfully no injuries sustained!

Be careful Bartholomew County!

🚨 SLOW DOWN 🚨If you have to be out on the roads right now, slow down and use caution. The roads are very slick. There ha...
01/28/2021

🚨 SLOW DOWN 🚨

If you have to be out on the roads right now, slow down and use caution. The roads are very slick.

There have been many slide offs and accidents reported in the county. Trucks are out doing their best to get the roads clear, but snow is expected to continue for a couple more hours.

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Below is state road 11 near Jonesville at approximately 6 o’clock this evening. Road conditions are worsening.

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Be careful!!

🚨 SLOW DOWN 🚨

If you have to be out on the roads right now, slow down and use caution. The roads are very slick.

There have been many slide offs and accidents reported in the county. Trucks are out doing their best to get the roads clear, but snow is expected to continue for a couple more hours.

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Below is state road 11 near Jonesville at approximately 6 o’clock this evening. Road conditions are worsening.

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Be careful!!

Come bring the kids! We are here til 12!
12/12/2020

Come bring the kids! We are here til 12!

Santa is waiting to see you! 🎅🏻

Come get your bellies full with some yummy breakfast. 🥞🥓
Tell your firefighters hello. 🧑🏼‍🚒👨🏼‍🚒
and tell Santa what you want for Christmas! 🎄

Merry Christmas!

Santa is waiting to see you! 🎅🏻Come get your bellies full with some yummy breakfast. 🥞🥓Tell your firefighters hello. 🧑🏼‍...
12/12/2020

Santa is waiting to see you! 🎅🏻

Come get your bellies full with some yummy breakfast. 🥞🥓
Tell your firefighters hello. 🧑🏼‍🚒👨🏼‍🚒
and tell Santa what you want for Christmas! 🎄

Merry Christmas!

Sheriff Matt Myers
11/21/2020

Sheriff Matt Myers

November 21, 2020

If you plan to attend today’s Memorial Service for K9 Diesel, please see the information below.

Memorial Service Information:
BCSO K9 Diesel

Date: Saturday, November 21st 2020
Location: Fair Oaks Mall
Time: Public Viewing 1300 – 1500
LE Procession 1515 – 1600

Any K9 Officers who wish to be a part of the ceremony should arrive no later than 1415 hours, wearing their normal duty uniform with their K9 partner. K9 Officers will stage in the south west parking lot of the Fair Oaks Mall as designated on the staging map.

All other Law Enforcement who wish to participate in the drive by procession will need to stage in the north west parking lot of the Fair Oaks Mall no later than 1415 hours.

1415 hours – Law Enforcement Staging
1515 hours – K9 Walk

Immediately following the K9 Walk will be the drive by procession in the follow order:

Led by BCSO Deputies, followed by Columbus Police Department, Indiana State Police and Indiana DNR, as well as any other outside agencies in attendance.

11/20/2020
Wayne Township Volunteer Fire Dept

Help me out on making a tough decision!

Okay, Wayne Township community...👨‍👩‍👧‍👧

We need your help!

Would you rather cancel the breakfast with Santa🎅🏼 ? Or would you like to enjoy a drive thru breakfast with Santa 🎅🏼 ?

With the drive thru it would consist of a pre packaged breakfast of pancake🥞 , sausage, bacon 🥓 , eggs🍳 . Chocolate or white milk🥛 . cash 💵, check, or card 💳!

Santa 🎅🏼 will be there to wave 👋 to the kids as you drive out of the bay. Due to CoViD 🦠restrictions no toys 🧸 or pictures 📸 close up with Santa 🎅🏼 will be allowed.

We still want to try every way possible to make this event happen with siding on the edge of caution⚠️ .

So comment below 👇🏻with your thoughts! (All rude comments will be deleted!)

11/20/2020

Okay, Wayne Township community...👨‍👩‍👧‍👧

We need your help!

Would you rather cancel the breakfast with Santa🎅🏼 ? Or would you like to enjoy a drive thru breakfast with Santa 🎅🏼 ?

With the drive thru it would consist of a pre packaged breakfast of pancake🥞 , sausage, bacon 🥓 , eggs🍳 . Chocolate or white milk🥛 . cash 💵, check, or card 💳!

Santa 🎅🏼 will be there to wave 👋 to the kids as you drive out of the bay. Due to CoViD 🦠restrictions no toys 🧸 or pictures 📸 close up with Santa 🎅🏼 will be allowed.

We still want to try every way possible to make this event happen with siding on the edge of caution⚠️ .

So comment below 👇🏻with your thoughts! (All rude comments will be deleted!)

11/20/2020
Field Fire 11.19.2020

Yesterday evening at approximately 415 pm, Wayne Township was dispatched to a grass fire at 650 S. Upon arrival, firefighters could visibly see smoke towards the northern end of the corn field.
The fire was contained and eventually put out.

Huge thank you to Southwest Fire, Columbus Township and Elizabethtown fire for assisting us!

〰️ Teamwork is the main factor in achieving success in our mission.〰️

Below are the details from the Sheriffs Office for K9 Officer Diesels memorial session.  We continue to show our support...
11/19/2020

Below are the details from the Sheriffs Office for K9 Officer Diesels memorial session.

We continue to show our support to BCSO and pray for Deputy Bush, his family and all the other officers

For immediate release
Traffic pattern for Memorial Service Public Session

On Saturday, November 21st, a drive-by memorial service will be held in the Fair Oaks Mall parking lot to honor Bartholomew County Sheriff’s Office K9 Diesel.

The public service will begin at 1:00 p.m. and will end at 3:00 p.m. below is the map for the traffic pattern for the public session.

The law enforcement memorial service will begin at 3:00 p.m. and will be Live streamed on Sheriff Matt Myers page.

This is an outdoor event – social distancing and masks are encouraged.

Map: traffic pattern for the public session.

It is with heavy hearts, we say goodbye to a brother in blue. Diesel will be missed by many people. He was a very dedica...
11/15/2020

It is with heavy hearts, we say goodbye to a brother in blue. Diesel will be missed by many people. He was a very dedicated K9 and loved working!

We are praying for Deputy Bush and his family.

🖤💙🖤

11/09/2020

🎅🏻Breakfast with Santa is right around the corner! 🤶🏻

We are in need of you donations. Can be gently used or new toys for the kids!

Call 812-379-8773 or contact Chandra Williams for drop off or pick up of donations!

Thank you for helping us! 🎄

Today, firefighters were dispatched to I65 for a vehicle fire. The vehicle was fully engulfed upon arrival and the fire ...
11/02/2020

Today, firefighters were dispatched to I65 for a vehicle fire.
The vehicle was fully engulfed upon arrival and the fire was put out quickly!

Thankfully, everyone made it out safely and without injury.

Your firefighters would like to thank you for coming out this weekend and supporting the department at the drive thru! S...
10/26/2020

Your firefighters would like to thank you for coming out this weekend and supporting the department at the drive thru!

Stay tuned for the next event

Come out and see us today for a quick drive thru lunch!! Tenderloins chips and soda just $5
10/24/2020

Come out and see us today for a quick drive thru lunch!! Tenderloins chips and soda just $5

Come see us today!! $5 for sandwich, drink and chips!
10/24/2020

Come see us today!!
$5 for sandwich, drink and chips!

Come out and support your local volunteer firefighters!

We are happy to serve the community with some delicious tenderloin sandwiches!

Wayne Township Volunteer Fire Dept
10/19/2020

Wayne Township Volunteer Fire Dept

Come out and support your local volunteer firefighters!

We are happy to serve the community with some delicious tenderloin sandwiches!

With the amount of rainfall overnight and what we are expected to receive this week, the burn ban for Bartholomew County...
10/19/2020

With the amount of rainfall overnight and what we are expected to receive this week, the burn ban for Bartholomew County has been lifted.

🚨🚨🚨🚨🚨🚨🚨🚨🚨🚨County-Wide Burn BanBartholomew County, Indiana​October 16, 2020Effective immediately, the following activitie...
10/17/2020

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County-Wide Burn Ban
Bartholomew County, Indiana

October 16, 2020

Effective immediately, the following activities are prohibited in Bartholomew County:

​1. campfires and other recreational fires;
​2.open burning of any kind using conventional fuel such as wood, or other ​combustible matter, with the exception of grills fueled by charcoal briquettes or ​propane;
​3. the burning of debris, such as timber or vegetation, including such debris that ​results from building construction activities; and
​4. the use of burn barrels for any open burning at residential structures.
Charcoal from permitted grills shall not be removed from the grills until the charcoal has been thoroughly extinguished.

In addition, it is strongly encourage our residents to attend public displays of fireworks and limit their personal use of fireworks to those that do not leave the ground, and that they refrain from using aerial firework devices.

Come out and support your local volunteer firefighters!We are happy to serve the community with some delicious tenderloi...
10/17/2020

Come out and support your local volunteer firefighters!

We are happy to serve the community with some delicious tenderloin sandwiches!

07/11/2020

🚨🚨🚨 due to high demand we are almost out of fish 🚨🚨🚨

🚨🚨 our menu has changed. We will be having fish, fries, and drinks! We will also have hot dogs;) come join us and suppor...
07/08/2020

🚨🚨 our menu has changed. We will be having fish, fries, and drinks! We will also have hot dogs;) come join us and support your volunteers! 🚨🚨

Thank you Froggy's Fog for your donation of hand sanitizer to our fire dept! Our firefighters are among a lot that are o...
04/24/2020

Thank you Froggy's Fog for your donation of hand sanitizer to our fire dept! Our firefighters are among a lot that are on the frontlines serving those in our community!

P.S. we ❤️tater!

Shoutout to Sam's Club for your donation of wipes to our Fire Department! They are much appreciated! Thank you for your ...
04/07/2020

Shoutout to Sam's Club for your donation of wipes to our Fire Department! They are much appreciated! Thank you for your support.

It’s with sadness, but for the safety of our firefighters, community members, and vendors. We are postponing our garage ...
03/17/2020

It’s with sadness, but for the safety of our firefighters, community members, and vendors. We are postponing our garage sale and tenderloin event. Thank you for your continued support of your local volunteer fire dept.

Keep everyone in your prayers, aunt Judy “Grammy” was a mom/grandma to our firefighters! Her son, grandson, and granddau...
02/18/2020
Mrs. Judy R. Fisher - View Obituary & Service Information

Keep everyone in your prayers, aunt Judy “Grammy” was a mom/grandma to our firefighters! Her son, grandson, and granddaughter are all on our dept. she treated all of us like family! She cooked many many meals for us and for the events we put on! She will be greatly missed.

Share Memories and Support the Family.

02/01/2020
Monthly testing

Today is February 1st and you know what that means! It is time to test your smoke detectors and pratice your evacuation plan!

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849 E 450 S
Columbus, IN
47201

Telephone

(812) 379-8773

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