Recent Calls
Mon. Jul 30th 2012
George Hildebran Fire/Rescue was dispatched to a structure fire on Scotts Mountain Road off of Walkers Chapel Road. Station 73 responded along with mutual aid departments and personnel arrived on sce...
Mon. Dec 26th 2011
George Hildebran Fire Rescue First Responders were dispatched to a MVA on Rogers Road. 730 and First Responders arrived on the scene to find a single vehicle with three occupants had left the roadway...
Thu. Dec 8th 2011
George Hildebran Fire/Rescue responded to an overturned tanker truck on Highway 18 South in the early morning hours of December 8, 2011. The initial dispatch was first responders for medical response...
Mon. Jan 24th 2011
George Hildebran Fire/Rescue responded to a large fully involved structure fire in the early morning hours of January 24, 2011. The fire department was initially dispatched for a large brush fire then...
Sun. Jul 5th 2009
George Hildebran Fire/Rescue received a call to assist Salem Fire/Rescue with a difficult extrication on NC 18 South near our district lines. The initial request was for a 5 person crew to respond to ...
News Headlines
Sat. Apr 13th 2013
George Hildebran Fire & Rescue Department will be having a Benefit Fundraiser BBQ on April 13th 11:00 till 7:00 at our department. All profits from this BBQ will go to a GHFR firefighter that has ...
Sat. Jun 23rd 2012
1 pm till 5 pm, GHFR will be hosting our first Community Day. We will be having free hot dogs and drinks, open the station to the community, have an open house for our new addition, show off our appa...
Mon. Jun 4th 2012
George Hildebran Fire/Rescue is sponsoring a blood drive in conjunction with Community Blood Center of the Carolinas. The drive will be held Monday, June 4, 2012 from 4 pm until 8 pm. The promotion ...
Sat. Oct 22nd 2011
George Hildebran Fire & Rescue will be holding its fall BBQ fundraiser on October 22, 2011 from 11:00 AM untill. Plates will be $7.00 and call in's are welcome. Contact us at (828) 874-4610. Co...
Sun. Aug 9th 2009
George Hildebran Fire Rescue recently received a grant through the North Carolina Office of State Fire Marshall to become a permanent child seat checking station. The grant allowed us to acquire mater...
The Deuce
2015 Pierce Saber
Support Apparatus Medical 1
2008 Chevrolet Sierra 2500 4x4
This vehicle has a four door crew cab that can carry six people. It has an LED light bar with a built-in amber directional traffic stick and front and side scene-lights, a strobe package in the vehicle lights and a standard electronic siren. All the graphics were custom designed and installed by Transcal Graphics of Hickory, NC; including the reflective chevron design on the rear of the vehicle.
This vehicle is used for medical response of the daytime staff, personnel response to mutual aid calls and to provide transportation to training outside the district.
Engine 1
2002 Pierce Contender
Pierce Commercial Contender Built on a KW T300 Chassis, 1250 GPM Hale Pump with Electronic Pressure Governor, 1000 Gallon Poly Tank, 1200 Feet of 5" LDH, 2-1 3/4" Pre-connected Attack Lines, 2-1 3/4" Front Bumper Lines and 1-2 1/2" Pre-connected Attack Line
Rescue 1
1996 International / EEI
EEI Commercial Cab Built on an International 4900 Chassis, 1000 GPM Hale Pump, 1000 Gallon Poly Tank, 1000 Feet of 5" LDH, 3-1 3/4" Pre-connected Attack Lines, 1-2 1/2" Pre-connected Attack Line; A 7 kw Honda Generator; 1- Amkus Hydraulic Simo-Pump, Amkus Combi-Tool, Amkus Speedway Cutter, 1-20" Ram, 1-30" Ram, Paratech Maxiforce Dual Air-Bag Controller with 1-10 Ton, 1-15 Ton and 1-20 Ton High Pressure Air-Bag
Brush 1
1989 GMC Sierra
GMC Sierra Four-Wheel Drive Brush Truck, Hale Slide-In Pump Unit, 350 Gallon Tank, 1-1" Booster Reel, 2-1 1/2" Pre-connected Hose Lines and a 4000 Watt Mounted Generator
Engine 3
1985 FMC
FMC Pumper/Tanker on a GMC Chassis, 1000 GPM Hale Pump, 1000 Gallon Tank, 1000 Feet of 5" LDH, 2-1 3/4" Pre-connected Attack Lines and 1-2 1/2" Pre-connected Attack Line
Service 1/Tanker 1
1978 GMC
GMC C65 Tanker, 500 GPM Hale Pump, 1200 Gallon Tank, 2-1 3/4" Pre-connected Attack Lines. This truck is used as a tanker but equipped and classified as a "Service Truck" for insurance rating purposes.

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