Richwood Volunteer Fire Department

Community Service Above And Beyond Since 1906

Welcome to the Home Page of Station 1

Nicholas County's only ISO Class 5 Certified Fire Department 

We are 44 members strong including - 
11 Officers,
4 Sergeants,
24 Firefighters, 
3 Junior Firemen, 
2 Reserve Firemen 

We provide fire protection and rescue services to the community of Richwood, WV and surrounding areas in and out of Nicholas County.

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Over 100 Years of 

Fire Protection for 

the City of Richwood   

For Emergencies, Dial 911

Non Emergencies:
Nicholas County Dispatch 304-872-4911
Webmaster Contact Info

Firefighter/EMT Jack Tinney
 Checked once a day when possible
Firefighter Ian Gladwell 

[email protected]

 Checked once a day

Department Information 

Chain of Command

Chief - Tommy Coleman
Deputy Chief- Jimmy Cornell
President - Mike Spencer
Vice-President - Jimmy Gladwell
Treasurer - Jimmy Hinkle 
Secretary - Tommy Allison
Medical Officer - 
Maintenance Staff - Britt Nicholas/Robert Mollohan
Training Officer - David "Brownie" Brown
Webmasters - Jack Tinney II and Ian Gladwell


Department Announcements

*  The County conducts a Fire Pager Test every Thursday at 1800Hrs

*  The Fire Department will Conduct a Fire Pager and Public Alert Siren Test
Every Monday At 1830Hrs

Department Meetings  

  Business Meeting - First Monday of Every Month - Starts at 1900Hrs

Regular Meetings - 2.3.4 Mondays Every Month ( Training, Maintenance, Special ) 
- Starts at 1900hrs

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Richwood Volunteer Fire Department, Inc.

10 White Ave. , Richwood, WV, 26261 
Phone (304)-846-4826  -  Fax (304) 846-4831

E-Mail's :

E-Mail - [email protected]


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Updated - 10/13/2015