Johnsville Volunteer Fire Board President Dean VanHorn turned the first shovel full of dirt for the department’s new station.
JVFD recognized those fire personal that has answered 500 calls during their career and presented the Harlan Barrick Community Comtitment Award.
This Award Is Presented To Fire Personnel That Have Shown An Untiring Dedication To The Johnsville Volunteer Fire Department, The Perry – Congress Joint Fire District “and their community ” .
To achieve this award Fire Personel must have answered 1,000 calls.
2001 and 2009 Harlan (Spook) Barrick Chief
2005 Dean VanHorn Asst. Chief (Retired)
2006 Jessie Jones Asst. Chief
2009 Jerry (Cap) Boyle Sr. Captain (Retired)
2007 Mark Peterson Captain
2010 Chuck Rhinehart Asst. Chief
2011 Malcum Salyers Jr. Captain
2013 Shelly Rinehart Firefighter
2013 Bryan Yeater Firefighter
2014 Jeff Watkins Lieutenant