Recent Calls
Fri. Jan 8th 2016
VEHICLE FIRE ENDANGERING A STRUCTURE REPORTED IN THE BOROUGH

At 21:24 Station 17 was alerted to a vehicle fire endangering a structure at 122 First Street in the Borough.  Stations ...

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Sat. Dec 19th 2015
STOVE FIRE QUICKLY EXTINGUISHED IN THE BOROUGH

At 02:41 Station 17 was alerted for a stove fire at 324 Third Street in the Borough.  Stations 105(Rostraver Central), 1...

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Thu. Nov 26th 2015
STATION 17 ASSIST ON THANKSGIVING DAY ACCIDENT WITH ENTRAPMENT

At 17:01 on Thanksgiving Day, Station 17 members were alerted to a vehicle accident on Route 51 North in Rostraver Twp. for a...

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Sat. Feb 27th 2016
The Smithton Volunteer Fire Department has teamed up with the Smithton Athletic Association to host a "Night at the Races" fund raising event. Doors open at 6:00pm at the Smithton VFD Social Hall - 609 Center Street, SmithtonFirst Race is at 7:00pmFor $20, you own one horse for one of...
Fri. Feb 12th 2016
The Smithton Volunteer Fire Department will kick off another lenten season with it's Fish Fry Fund Raiser every Friday through Lent.Time: 4pm - 7pmLocation: Smithton Vol. Fire Dept. Social Hall         Click for Directions If you have any questio...
Sat. Nov 28th 2015
Members of the Smithton Volunteer Fire Department have been officially notified that the department has been awarded a $175,000 grant through the Assistance to Firefighters Grants program to purchase a New Wild land firefighting vehicle.  The department would like to express extreme gratitude t...
Thu. Nov 5th 2015
Smithton Volunteer Fire Department Coach Purse / Wallet & Gift Card TicketDrawn off December 6th - PA Lottery.Winner receives a Coach Purse and WalletPLUS $300 worth of Gift Cards for Yankee Candle, Panera Bread, Starbucks and many more!!Donation : $5.00 per ticket - (3) Three Digit Nu...
Thu. Oct 29th 2015
The Smithton Volunteer Fire Department would like to extend its deepest sympathy to the family of Charles "Chuck" LoriChuck was a life member of the department.  Chuck not only helped in emergency situations but was a huge help with department fundraising and ticket sales.  Chuck...
Sun. Oct 18th 2015
Members of the Smithton Volunteer Fire Department would like to thank everyone for their support and donations that helped make our October 17th Gun Bash a success.  A special thanks to the MSF Hunt Club in Youngwood for sponsoring the event and The Gun Rack for supplying a great display o...
Sat. Oct 17th 2015
The Smithton Volunteer Fire Department Gun BashOctober 17, 2015 at the Smithton VFD Social Hall.Click for Directions GUN BASH DETAILS: Doors open at 2:00 pm $50 Early Bird Drawings - 2:15pm, 2:30pm & 2:45pmFirst Drawing at 3:00 pmPrizes every 15 min. including 13 GUNS!!!...
Mon. Jul 20th 2015
Chiefs of Station 17(Smithton) and 80(North Belle Vernon) were contacted by the Pittsburgh Vintage Grand Prix Race Director about providing Fire / Rescue Services during the event on July 18th and July 19th. Members from both departments in Attack 17 and Squad 80 left their respective boroughs ...
Sat. Jul 11th 2015
Back for the 3rd summer in a row! Food, games, parade, fun, music, and fireworks!- Food and games start at 4:00- Parade starts at 7:00 (Line-up at 6:30)- The House Band will begin playing immediately following the parade.- Fireworks at 10:00.We are looking for groups to participate in the parade as ...
Wed. Apr 29th 2015
The Smithton VFD has released a date for its second GUN BASH in 2015.  The department again teamed up with The Gun Rack in Rostraver Twp and set the date as October 17th. The bash will be held a the Smithton VFD Social hall.With only 500 tickets being sold, request your ticket to...
Fri. Apr 3rd 2015
The membership of the Smithton Volunteer Fire Department would like to thank everyone that attended our yearly Lenten Fish Fry.We hope you enjoyed the meals, service and over all dinning experience.  Please let us know about your experience and how we can improve. E-mail us at smiththtonvf...
Fri. Mar 20th 2015
Joseph Orlandi The Smithton Volunteer Fire Department would like to extend its deepest sympathy to the family of Joseph "Josie" Orlandi.Josie was a life member of the department.  Josie not only helped in emergency situations but was a huge help with department fundraising a...
Sat. Feb 7th 2015
Vehicle covered in salt after the latest winter blast?  Then bring it to the Smithton Volunteer Fire Dept. and let the SVFD members clean it for you! You get a clean vehicle and your able to support your local fire department in the process. Date: 2-7-15 Time: 10:00am - 1:00pm Location: Sm...
Sun. Dec 21st 2014
On Sunday December 21st, members of the Smithton Volunteer Fire Department along with their family members gathered at the social hall for the departments 6th Annual Department Christmas Party.  After everyone in attendance enjoyed dinner and deserts, Chief 17 spoke about the past years a...
Sat. Nov 1st 2014
Members from the Smithton VFD in Engine 17 assisted the Smithton Light-Up Night Committee members on Sunday with traffic control and set up as crew members hung the Light-Up Night lights through out the Borough. Smithton's Light the Night festivities are set for Saturday, December&nb...
Sat. Oct 4th 2014
The annual Smithton Community Day event will be held on Saturday October 4th from 9am to 3pm.  Various Smithton Area companies and organizations will be on hand selling goods and raffles throughout the day.  Residence in the area will also be lined up on the sidewalks of Smithton...
Sat. Jul 12th 2014
Parade 7:00 THB Live 8:00 Fireworks 10:00
Sat. Apr 12th 2014
Members of the Smithton Volunteer Fire Department will join Smithton Area residence, groups and Borough Leaders in the annual Smithon Area Clean-up Day.  Everyone is encouraged to join as crews will split up and pick up trash along main roads leading into Smithton Borough and Smithton Borough S...
Tue. Apr 8th 2014
  After almost 4 months since the Smithton VFD Fire Whistle quit working, a new whistle has been installed, tested and is officially back-in-service.   Members noticed in January that the Federal Signal Siren was not functioning for emergency alarms nor Smithton Borough’s 9:00p...
Sat. Mar 1st 2014
Members of the Smithton Volunteer Fire Department would like to thank everyone for their support and donations that helped make our March 1st Gun Bash a huge success.  A special thanks to the MSF Hunt Club in Youngwood for sponsoring the event and a huge thanks to the following area b...
Tue. Dec 24th 2013
A 50+ year tradition of the Smithton Volunteer Fire Department escorting SANTA throughout the Smithton area brought more smiles and excitement to Smithton area residents in 2013! Members packed treats in the afternoon then prepared Engine17, Attack 17 and Squad 17 for SANTA'S big night! ...
Sun. Dec 22nd 2013
On Sunday December 22nd, members of the Smithton Volunteer Fire Department along with their family members gathered at the social hall for the departments 5th Annual Department Christmas Party.  After everyone in attendance enjoyed dinner and deserts, Chief 17 spoke about the past years a...
Sat. Dec 7th 2013
The Smithton Light-Up Night Committee and the Smithton Volunteer Fire Department has teamed up once again to bring you the 2013 Smithton Light The Night Celebration. The festivities will kick off at 6 pm with the lighting of the town's Christmas decorations. Followed by a spectacular parade of...
Sat. Oct 12th 2013
The Smithton Volunteer Fire Department would like to thank everyone that purchased a Lucky 21 Ticket along with those who were able to attend the Lucky 21 Banquet.   The evening was a success that funds our department.  Everyone in attendance graciously donated their time and mon...
Wed. Sep 18th 2013
With a donation of three vehicles from Andy's Tire, members from the Smithton VFD were able to use its Monthly Training Night to practice vehicle extrication and stabilization. Members ranging from BVR (Basic Vehicle Rescue) Technicians to Junior members were able to contin...
Sat. Jul 13th 2013
This year, the Smithton Volunteer Fire Department is celebrating 100 years of service to Smithton Borough and surrounding communities.  To mark this centennial celebration, the department has decided to turn back the clock with a one day celebration - Street fair style! The department ceased i...
Tue. Jul 9th 2013
During the Smithton Volunteer Fire Department's Monthly Membership Meeting, the department announced Charles "Bud" Seglowich as the SVFD Member of the Century.  With the department celebrating 100 years of serving Smithton Borough and Surrounding Communities, Executive Members decided...
Thu. Jun 6th 2013
Cub Scoutcs and parents from Pack #460 made a visit to the Smithton Volunteer Fire Department.  Members went over various fire prevention tips, the importance of using 9-1-1 correctly and what to do in the event of an emergency.  Members then let the scouts try on gear and look over t...
Mon. Jun 3rd 2013
Members of Smithton, Sutersville and Rostraver Central Volunteer Fire Departments would like to thank anyone that supported our June 1st Gun Bash.   If you bought a ticket or attended the event, vital funds were raised to help each department financially for day to day operations along wit...
Thu. May 16th 2013
With the weather finally starting to break in South Western PA, members of the Smithton Volunteer Fire Department were able to take advantage of the nice conditions on its Monthly Training Day.   With a group in attendance ranging from junior members, new members and life m...
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UPCOMING EVENTS

February 27th - Night At The Races

February 29th - Pick-2 Gun Ticket

April 9th - Spring Gun Bash

May 8th- Coach Purse Ticket

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Smithton Volunteer Fire Department
PO Box 721
Smithton, PA 15479
Non-Emergency: 724-872-5111
Emergency: 911