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Virginia Auto Dealers Association Donates Training Manikins

Member Christie Groover, March 02

This evening was a special evening for members of WCLSC. Colin Royster of the Virginia Automobile Dealers Association and Delegate Todd Pillion and Ryan Mathesius of Blue Ridge Auto Group, presented four CPR training manikins to the crew, on behalf of the National Automobile Dealers Association Charitable Foundation (NADA) and Virginia Automobile Dealers Association (VADA). The donation is funded ... (Full Story & Photos)

Members Train for Trauma

Admin, March 02

This past weekend, members Chris Sturgill, Josh Mattox and Christie Groover, spent their weekend at the SouthWest Virginia EMS Council, taking a two day course in trauma. PHTLS (Pre Hospital Trauma Life Support) is an internationally recognized and taught course, that specifically teaches the best techniques and treatments for EMS providers when treating trauma victims. The material is updated every ... (Full Story & Photos)

Girl Scouts Deliver Cookies to Say Thank You

Admin, February 27

It's not that often we get a thank you, nor do we ever expect it. But when we get surprised on a Friday night, by members of local Girl Scouts Troops delivering cookies to say, "thanks for all you do", it truly makes our night. The girls came by with four boxes for crew members tonight. It was fun to talk to them and see all the patches and pins they've earned.

If you'd like to help support the ... (Full Story & Photos)

Back Row: Mike Smith, Christie Groover, Shannon Pridemore, Megan Brown and Marty Duncan
Girl Scouts: Sophie, Karla, Allyson and Nevaeh
Back Row: Mike Smith, Christie Groover, Shannon Pridemore, Megan Brown and Marty Duncan Girl Scouts: Sophie, Karla, Allyson and Nevaeh

More Weather

Admin, February 25

As we all know, we are in for more weather. And as always, WCLSC is there 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, rain or shine... and yes, even snow! And lots of it. So we thought it would be helpful to give a few pointers to help us and you, in case you do have to call 911.

1. Please try to remove snow from your doorway and walkway if you are able, especially if it is deep. It's often hard for us to get ... (Full Story & Photos)

Early Morning Structure Fire

Admin, January 08

At 0730, WCLSC was alerted, with Abingdon Fire Dept., for a possible structure fire on the 300 block of West Valley Street. Crews quickly got on scene and confirmed the structure was burning, with heaving smoke coming from the roof. Washington County Fire Rescue and Green Springs Fire Dept. were both alerted for manpower, while WCSLC set up rehab operations. It was especially important to have rehab ... (Full Story & Photos)


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