It's official. With the support of the Town of Cornelius Town Board and Staff a new Engine Company has been ordered. The new Engine will replace our 1995 Seagrave Engine with over 105,000 miles which will be placed in reserve. This truck was designed to closely resemble the existing Engine Companies in a continued effort to standardize all of our Engines. Delivery is anticipated in the latter part of 2018. The new Engine 6 will be housed at Station 1 on S. Main St.Seagrave Carolina and Seagrave Fire Apparatus would like to thank the Town of Cornelius, NC and the Cornelius Fire Department for their recent order for a 2018 Seagrave Side Mount Pumper with new Capital Cab. Expected delivery in Summer 2018. ... See MoreSee Less
Last night Cornelius Firemen attended the Mecklenburg County Firefighters Association banquet. Former Fire Chief Jim Barbee and FF Curtis Eberspacher received Lifetime Memberships to the association after 20 years of service. Congratulations Gentlemen! ... See MoreSee Less
Cornelius Lemley Fire Rescue crews are currently working a House Fire in the 21000 Block of Catawba Ave. The crews faced heavy storage in the attic making it hard to find and suppress the fire. During the offensive attack a Mayday was declared on the 2nd floor. That Firefighter was located and extricated quickly thanks to the efforts of the crews inside. The Firefighter was transported to the hospital for observation and is reported to be in stable condition. Crews will be on scene for several more hours with Catawba Avenue being shut down. Davidson Fire and Huntersville Fire are also on the scene assisting. ... See MoreSee Less
CBS Philly FINAL SALUTE: Hundreds gathered on Friday to remember Philadelphia Fire Lt. Matt LeTourneau who lost his life fighting a fire last week. Thank you for your service, Matt. #RIP cbsloc.al/2Dp7buT... See MoreSee Less
A family of 4, including 3 children were killed in a house fire on 1/08/18 in South Carolina. James, the oldest of the kids was only 4. His dream was to grow up to be a fireman. Sadly, that dream will never come to fruition. Today James is on duty on the WESTSIDE in CORNTOWN. He is assigned as the "Can Man" on Truck 4.
Nathan, James, Jalissa and Jordan will be buried on the 12th. God Bless James and his family. #JRaughOnDuty
Cornelius Firemen are in Beaufort NC all week. The Beaufort Fire Department has taken delivery of a 1997 Seagrave Tractor Drawn Aerial. The guys are helping them learn the ins and outs of tiller operations and basic ladder company functions. ... See MoreSee Less
Congratulations to the Boesmiller’s!Mason and Piper are beautiful, just like mom. We've been getting to know them the last few hours and they are incredible. We are so blessed and happy they decided to show up a little early. Looking forward to a little shut eye here and there. ... See MoreSee Less
Be alert in the area of 77N and 77S at exit 30. A motor vehicle accident has occurred in both the North and South bound lanes. South Bound will be down to 1 lane for the next hour or two. ... See MoreSee Less
Hi All... This is Meredith, again... Friends of Jessica's from the YMCA have organized a fundraiser, selling awesome tanks and tees, JessicaSTRONG, to help raise money for Jessica and Mark. Only $20. Many thanks go out to Lakeside Custom Tee's and Embroidery for helping keep the cost of these awesome shirts very low. All proceeds after costs fo directly to the Boesmillers! Shirts are all pre-order (by clicking the link below). The fit for both tank and tee are athletic fit.
Share this with everyone you know so that they are able to raise money for our dear friends. Deadline to order is Wed, 12/20.
Today is the day! Come see the pipe and drum band at Tropicana Sports Bar today 1-5. Let’s raise some money for this great family!
Benefit for the Boesmiller'sDec 9, 1:00pmFor those who don't know. Our brother Mark's wife Jessica was diagnosed with a rare form of eye cancer. Jessica is also pregnant with twins. Come out and support the Boesmiller's with a fun afternoon of fellowship. We will be raising money for a great family as they go through a difficult time. Pipe & Drum Band from Mooresville Fire and Charlotte Fire will be playing. We will also have a 50/50 raffle as well as raffle off some great door prizes. He shows up to help when you call, now we are calling on you!... See MoreSee Less
Cornelius FD would like to thank ENVIRONAMICS, INC. for delivering the glass for our new table at Station 1. The artwork was completed by Sellers Sign & Design and the table was constructed by our own FF Peter Blaich. A huge THANKS goes out to all that were involved with the tables at both fire stations. They will be the centerpiece for our firehouses for years to come. ... See MoreSee Less