Cooking Safely for the Holidays

HICKORY, NC (December 17, 2019) -- Did you know that Christmas is one of the leading days of the year for home fires involving cooking equipment?  With all that cooking, Hickory firefighters would like to remind folks of a few safe-cooking…

Hickory Fire Captain Retires

HICKORY, NC (January 3, 2019) -- After 30 years to the fire service, Captain Andy Webster has retired from the Hickory Fire Department.  He was hired on August 21, 1989 as a firefighter and moved through the ranks.  In March 2017, he was…

“This was a special day!”

HICKORY, NC (November 27, 2018) -- This was a special day!  Recently firefighters got to meet a special man and his family.  Mark and Melissa Bollinger stopped by to thank emergency personnel for saving his life.  On August 25, 2018…