Tag Archives: Charles Berry

Paying Tribute to Captain Berry

After being transferred to my station last year, I had the idea of having a leather shield made to serve as a tribute to a Captain that was killed in the Line of Duty in 1988. He worked in the ...

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Kingsport Fallen Firefighter Memorial Service

  On Saturday, August 31st, 2013, a memorial service was held at Kingsport Fire Station #1 at 130 Island Street to remember those members of the department that have been lost while on-duty throughout the years. The Kingsport Fire Department ...

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Busy as a “B”

I’m on shift today on the East side of town and we’ve had a busy day to say the least. I have kept check on the Facebook page “Likes” and very glad that we hit 2,000 likes today! I would ...

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History in the Making

Each fire department across this great country has a date that it was ‘founded.’ The date may very from a newly created or redistricted department to a department that has been answering calls for over 100 years. Nevertheless, since the creation of ...

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