Entries by Chris

North Lenoir Fire & Rescue Lowers Insurance Rating

North Carolina Insurance Commissioner and State Fire Marshal Mike Causey announced today that North Lenoir Fire & Rescue completed their routine inspection and significantly improved their rating to a 3/9E. The inspection, conducted by officials with the Department of Insurance Office of State Fire Marshal (OSFM), is required on a regular basis as part of […]

North Lenoir Fire & Rescue Places New Engine in Service

North Lenoir Fire & Rescue recently took delivery of a 2019 Pierce Enforcer custom cab fire engine. The new truck features a Detroit DD13 525 horsepower engine backed by an Allison Transmission, 1500 gallon per minute pump, 750 gallon tank and a low hose bed with almost 5000 feet of fire hose. In addition, it […]

New Rescue Rig In Service at North Lenoir Fire Rescue

The newest addition to North Lenoir Fire Rescue was placed into service last week, a Heavy Duty Rescue built by Pierce Manufacturing. The new rig replaces an E-One Rescue that has been in service for more than 23 years. The Pierce Enforcer Heavy Duty Rescue was purchased from Atlantic Emergency Solutions and features a Detroit […]

North Lenoir Fire & Rescue Deputy Chief Completes International Professional Designation Process

North Lenoir Fire & Rescue Deputy Chief Tyler Moore has successfully completed the process that awards him the professional designation of “Chief Training Officer” (CTO). The Commission on Professional Credentialing (CPC) met on October 17, 2017 to officially confer the designation upon Deputy Chief Moore. Deputy Chief Moore is one of only 110 CTO’s worldwide, […]

North Lenoir Fire & Rescue Chief Brian Wade named 2017 IAFC Volunteer Fire Chief of the Year

Press release from the IAFC (Source: https://www.iafc.org/press-releases/press-release/pierce-manufacturing-iafc-honor-2017-fire-chiefs-of-the-year) The International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC) and Pierce Manufacturing Inc., an Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE: OSK) company, today announced the 2017 winners of the annual “IAFC Fire Chief of the Year” awards at Fire-Rescue International (FRI) in Charlotte, N.C. Career Fire Chief Marvin Riggins of the Macon-Bibb County Fire Department in […]

North Lenoir Fire & Rescue Deputy Chief Receives Scholarship

North Lenoir Fire & Rescue Deputy Chief Tyler Moore was recently selected as a recipient of a $4,000 scholarship from the North Carolina Association of Rescue and EMS. Deputy Chief Moore is currently attending UNC Fayetteville State where he is pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree in Fire and Emergency Services Administration. He currently holds a 4.0 […]

How To Use AmazonSmile To Support North Lenoir Fire & Rescue

As if you needed another excuse to shop at Amazon, now every purchase you make from the biggest online store can support the charity of your choice, including North Lenoir Fire & Rescue! Through its AmazonSmile program, introduced in 2014, Amazon donates 0.5 percent of the price of your eligible purchase to the public charitable organization of your […]