Posts from May 2019

Archives for May 2019

Alpha Fire Police Member Profile: Janet Welsh

What might drive a tenured professor in the College of Health and Human Development at Penn State (and a full time mom) to join the Alpha Fire Police? Sometimes it’s a calling that’s been with you all your life. See how Janet Welsh took the long way around to becoming an Alpha—urged by one of her children. Janet Welsh Fire Police Officer Firefighter 1, HAZMAT, Engine Pert Alpha Since:  2014 Education:  Masters & Ph. D from Penn State Current Job:  Professor in the College of … [Read more...]

Our New Campaign Is Burning It Up—Thank You Centre Region!

Firefighters and Fire Police don’t do “victory laps.” We do our job, close it down and then gear up for the next challenge, the next call, the next opportunity to serve. When we launched our new digital communications campaign supported by video and televised media a little over six weeks ago, what we’d hope would happen … actually did. More good people in our great region learned more about us than ever before. Thank You To On-line Browsers, Readers, TV & Video Fans, And … [Read more...]

Alpha Fire Company Open House–Sunday May 5th From 1-4 pm!

Preparations are under way to welcome the community at large, as well as people of all ages and backgrounds interested in becoming Alpha Volunteers … to our open house this Sunday from 1:00 – 4:00 pm at the Borough Main Station at the corner of South Atherton Street and West Beaver Avenue. What’s always been best about this event for us is being able to show our own appreciation for the people of the region we live in and serve. We shine and polish everything up, have activities for the kids … [Read more...]