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A Year of Healing Reunites Patient and Her Rescuers
About a year ago, your Lewisville Fire Fighters responded to a reported vehicle accident. On arrival the crews from Truck 6, Medic 6, and Engine 8 had a vehicle with extensive damage and a victim who needed to be extricated from the vehicle. The crews immediately went to work stabilizing the vehicle and preparing to start cutting the car apart. Emergency Medical crews simultaneously were speaking to the patient, getting her stabilized, and explaining to her the process that was about to t...

Lewisville Rescue 7 Proves Invaluable in the First Week
On January 3rd, 2021, Lewisville Fire Department placed Rescue 7 in service with one idea in mind; to protect the citizens of Lewisville. Rescue 7 is a “Special Services” unit, meaning it is to respond to all major incidents in the city. Rescue 7 has been strategically placed in the center of the city. They are located at Firehouse 7 on Texas St., along with Truck 7 and Battalion 160. By stationing them at Firehouse 7, they can quickly get to anywhere in the city, due to their quick ...

Lewisville Fire Fighters Association, Local 3606 Endorses Ed Kelly for General President
The mission of Local 3606, and it’s executive board, is to protect our citizens by making sure your fire fighters are trained and equipped to do an exceptional job. We also have a duty to make sure your fire fighters stay healthy and take care of them, and their families, if the need arises. Part of doing that, is to make sure their voice is heard on a state and National level. The Local 3606 executive board takes this very seriously. That is why we have paid close attention to the Gener...

Captain Gary Apple To Retire At The End of January 2021
After almost 36 years of dedicated and selfless service to the citizens of Lewisville, Captain Gary Apple has decided that he will hang up his coat and helmet one last time at the end of January 2021.  Captain Apple joined the Lewisville Fire Department in 1985 and has made a lasting impact. Captain Apple is known for his passion for the job. Through his tenure at LFD he has pretty much done it all. From being a diver, a member of the department’s Texas Intrastate Fire Mutual Aid Syst...

Lewisville Fire Fighters Receive A Donation From BMR Pool & Patio
Lewisville Local 3606 would like to thank BMR Pool & Patio for their $1000 donation in support of Lewisville’s Fire Fighters. President Joaquin “Jack” Criner received a check from from retired Lewisville Fire Fighter, and BMR Owner, Rick Donoghue on December 16th, 2020. Rick is a proud member of the Lewisville Fire Family. Rick spent his career serving the citizens of Lewisville. This love of service was passed down to his Step-Son Matthew. Matthew is now following in Rick’s f...

Firehouse Movers Supports your Lewisville Fire Fighters
On Friday, November 13th, 2020, Brian and Nikki Purcell, the owners of Firehouse Movers, invited Lewisville Fire Fighters President Joaquin “Jack” Criner to their Lewisville headquarters for a special presentation. Brian and Nikki generously donated $500 on behalf of their entire team at Firehouse Movers, to the Lewisville Fire Fighters Association, Local 3606. Brian, a retired Lewisville Fire Fighter, continues to serve his Lewisville community in other ways. From being a philanthropic...

Lewisville Fire Fighters Association, Local 3606 Announce 2021 Executive Officers
Lewisville Fire Fighters Association, Local 3606 Announce 2021 Executive Officers Lewisville Local 3606 is proud to announce the 2021 Executive Officers.  At today's membership meeting uncontested nominations were held for the following positions: President, Vice President, Secretary, Treasurer, and Trustee 2. The following members will be continuing to serve Local 3606, Joaquin Criner as President and Brent Land as Secretary.  The following members have joined the executive board, ...