Thursday evening Working Bldg Fire at Sprague and Pleasant St. 1 story Mini Mart. First in found heavy fire showing from gable end. E-11,E-05, A-02 and C-02. Heavy smoke and fire conditions encountered, fire had good head start on crews. IC ordered Evacution when a partial roof collapse occurred. E-04 and and Air Resource and additional Command officer also on scene. Crews did good job w/ No injuries.

0400 A.M. Early Friday morning Academy St 1 story Brick veneer home with heavy smoke showing. E-06,E-01 A-04 and C-02. Working fire in residence. 2 lines in and quick work by Truck company made good knockdown. Damage was extensive to structure. Great job by Platoon II crews.

03/09/02 Friday Platoon III crews responded to the 2500 Blk of Reynolds Park Rd on a 1 car MVA, Vehicle vs Tree and overturned. 1 subject pinned-in. E-11 and C-02 and A-02 for Rescue. Truck used their Holmatro tool to free patient and Engine company 11 provided medical and fire protection.

03/10/02 early Saturday morning Platoon III an Apartment fire at 1800 Salem Crest Ln. 2 story wood frame Apt with working fire in Two apartments and Fire showing thru the Roof upon arrival of first in company. First alarm consisted of E-16,E-02,A-02 and C-02 Second alarm companies were E-06,E-05 and A-01 and Air Resource 1 and C-01 and C-03 Truck company 2 went into operation with their tower and darkend down main fire, while Engine crews stretched their lines and evacuated occupants. Multiple lines used to exstinguish and mop up. Damage estimates in the 100,000. No loss of life or injuries to FD personnel. Fire investigators called in due to possible Arson suspicion. Crews on scene for lengthy time and performed in Excellent in their duties. Another fine "JOB" by Winston Salem's Bravest.

OUR THOUGHTS AND PRAYER'S ARE WITH THE JOSH EARLY FAMILY AND WITH OUR BROTHER'S AND SISTER'S OF THE CHARLOTTE AND HARRISBURG FIRE DEPARTMENT. GOD REST HIS SOUL AND GOD BLESS US ALL. AMEN