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Featured Blog Posts – February 2010 Archive (4)

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Third Annual FDIC Courage and Valor Fun Run
Thursday, April 22, 2010, 6:00 pm, White River State Park
The third annual FDIC Courage and Valor Fun Run will take place at the White River State Park located just a short walk from the Indianapolis Convention Center. We all say we are serious about lowering LODD's and making a difference and here is how you prove it! The leaders lead from the front, be out…

Added by Bobby Halton on February 20, 2010 at 1:53pm — No Comments

Chief Burton Phelps, Firefighter, Instructor, Leader has Died

On February 8, 2010 Chief Burton Phelps lost his fight with a cancer related illness. Chief Phelps was an Assistant Chief in Anne Arundel County Maryland and taught for many years at our Nation Fire Academy. I had the pleasure many times of visiting with and sharing with Burt. He was a man of tremendous passion and energy for the fire service and his country. His passing will leave a void not…


Added by Bobby Halton on February 9, 2010 at 11:01am — 1 Comment

Listen to Middletown Explosion Live

Thanks to Jim Duffy for providing us a link to Middletowns response to an Explosion in The Kleen energy plant here is the link

Here is a link to local nes…


Added by Bobby Halton on February 7, 2010 at 1:30pm — No Comments

The Check Is In The Mail.....

The following budget analysis below is from our good freinds Sean and Bill at the Congerssional Fire Services Institute, it is again difficult to understand why the Obama adminstration is not more supportive with all the widespread support they recieved from the fire service in general. The fight is not over and we need to get in their faces about doing the right thing for America's Bravest. Bobby

Administration Releases Fiscal Year 2011 Budget; Proposes Cuts to Assistance to… Continue

Added by Bobby Halton on February 3, 2010 at 10:40am — No Comments

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