North Beach Volunteer Fire Department



Friday, May 13, 2016   North Beach VFD carnival is next week May 17th - 22nd on the lot at 5th and Chesapeake in North Beach. Advance sale tickets will be on sale at the Fire house Thursday and Sunday from 6pm to 9pm and at the farmers market Friday night. If rain cancels the farmers market they will be available at the fire house from 6-9 Friday night. Advance sale tickets are $15 ride all night any night of the week. Regular ride all night price is $18.



Hazmat local

Thursday, May 5, 2016  On may 5th hazmat local box 106 was sounded for a tractor trailer leaking oil into a water way. Units arrived on location to to find a tractor trailer into the ditch actively leaking oil into the marsh land. Chief 1A (Keller) arrived on location and established the command. Rescue 1 arrived and helped to contain the spill. Maryland Department of Environmental was dispatched and responded to help assist. Units operated for 2 hours 



69th annual SOMD parade

Sunday, May 1, 2016  Utility 1 zodiac 1 brush 1 gator 1 rescue 1 and tower 1 traveled to Ridge today for the 69th annual Southern Maryland parade. This was the last time our current 1990 tower will attend the SOMD parade due to purchase of a new tower. Company 1 won 3 awards. Thanks everyone that attended and took pictures of our apparatus.

  • Zodiac 1 won best appearing rescue boat
  • Gator 1 won 2nd best appearing atv/utv
  • Tower 1 won a judges award 



Keep the Tyrell family in your thoughts

Wednesday, April 27, 2016   Please keep the Tyrell family in your thoughts as Wanda Tyrell was admitted to CMH this week. Get well soon Mrs.Tyrell 



Mrs.Betty Freesland

Friday, April 15, 2016  It is with our deepest condolences that we announce the passing of Mrs.Betty Freesland. Mrs.Freesland is a charter member of the ladies auxilary and the mother of past chief and current safety officer Billy Freesland. Please keep the Freesland family in your thoughts and prayers during this tough time.


Wednesday 4/20/16 2-4pm and 7-9pm at Rausch Funeral home and at 8pm at the North Beach VFD.

Funeral is Thursday 4/21/16 at 11am at Emanuel United Methodist Church 1250 Emmanuel Church Road Huntingtown, MD 20639



Company 1 remembers Larry Cox

Thursday, April 7, 2016   Today marks the 46th anniversary of the North Beach VFDs only line of duty death , Larry Cox. Larry died April 7th 1970 while going to a call in Anne Arundel county he fell of the back of old engine 101. He is gone but not forgotten



Company puts on annual Spring Gun Bash

Saturday, April 2, 2016   Company 1 hosted our annual Spring gun bash this past Saturday. A big thanks to Rons Bay Pro Shop and Billy Gee and the rest of the NBVFD staff for making this event happen. Thanks everyone for the support and attending this event.



2016 Gun Bash winning ticket numbers

Saturday, April 2, 2016   Main door ticket Winning Numbers

If ticket purchased online you can call the station to get your ticket number 410-257-6564


12:00- $250cash ticket #102

12:10-  Remington 11-87 12ga ticket #010

12:20- Savage 220 bolt 20ga ticket #020

12:30- $250 ticket #209

12:40- Crossbow ticket #351

12:50- Mossberg 835 12ga waterfowl ticket #601

1:00- $250 ticket #908

1:10- Remington Versa Max 12ga ticket #406

1:20- Remington 700 ticket #155

1:30- $250 ticket #649

1:40- Dpms AR-15 .223 MD compliant ticket #324

1:50- Benelli Super Nova 12ga ticket #879

2:00- $250 ticket #358

2:10- Ruger 10/22 ticket #593

2:20- Thompson Center Muzzleloader ticket #924

2:30- $250 ticket #229

2:40- Remington 870 12ga ticket #570

2:50- Savage Axis with scope243 ticket #977

3:00- ATV ticket #486

3:10- Browning A5 ticket #345

3:20- Stoeger 350 Defense 12ga ticket #521

3:30- $250 ticket #193

3:40- Benelli M2 12ga ticket #441

3:50- Savage 17cal with scope ticket #035

4:00- $250 ticket #229

4:10- Mossberg 500 12ga waterfowl ticket #118

4:20- Crossbow ticket #170

4:30- $250 ticket #982

4:40- Remington 870 20ga ticket #296

4:50- Mossberg ATR 30-06 with scope ticket #438

5:00- $250 ticket #933

5:10- Thompson Center Muzzleloader  ticket #157

5:20- BenellI SBE II 12ga ticket #820

5:30- $250 ticket #488

5:40- Stag arms AR-15 .223 Md compliant ticket #854

5:50- Remington 870 express Super Mag 3 1/2 12ga ticket #851

6:00- ATV ticket #019



Water rescue on the Chesapeake

Monday, March 28, 2016   On 3/28/16 water rescue box 106 was sounded for the subject in the water. Bringing on the call Chief 1 (Devere) Chief 1A (Keller) Chief 1B (Gooding) Ambulance 18 Engine 11 Rescue 1 and Brush 1/Zodiac 1(Capt.Morrison & Sgt.Hagan). Units received a report of a wind surfer that had fallen off of his board and was drifting out. Zodiac 1 launched and headed to the last known location of the surfer. Chief 1 arrived at brownies beach and established the command. Zodiac 1 soon gained sight of the subject. Due to rough seas the zodiac was assisted by a private boat out of the rod n reel marina. The zodiac and the private vessel made contact with the subject and the subject was pulled aboard the private vessel and taken back to rod n reel where ambulance 18 assessed him.



Brush Truck and Gator run large woods fire

Wednesday, March 23, 2016  On 3/22/16 just before midnight Brush 1 (Sgt.Hagan) was alerted for the large woods fire at the end of Ferry Landing Road in Dunkirk. Units from Co.5 arrived on location to find a large brush fire on the side of a cliff. Due to the steep hill side the fire had to be put out with brush trucks and Fireboat 83 (Benedict VFD) Brush 1 operated for 1 hour before returning to service. At 8:00am on 3/23/16 Brush 1 (Zalusky) and Gator 1 (Tyrell) responded to the same location for the large woods fire involving multiple acres. Brush 1 and Gator 1 arrived and assisted untis from co.5 and 6 with extinguishing the fire units operated for 3 hours before returning to service.



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