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AHCO and Hometown Team Up for Training

American Hose and Hometown practiced tonight. AHCO practiced drafting from a portable pond while T25-30 ran water runs. This was a great opportunity for AHCO new driver training as well as new members of Hometown running tanker drills. Hometown operators had the opportunity to flow water large volumes of water, feeding both L770, E776 as […]

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2013 RORR Race

RORR (Reading Off Road Riders) is coming to Tamaqua again!!! June 29th and June 30th. The AHCO will be doing food services again this year.  Saturday 11:00 to 6:00 and Sunday we will be ready for breakfast starting at 7:00 to 6:00. If you are racing, a spectator or just on the area, stop in, […]

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With Deepest Sympathy

With Deepest Sympathy, the members of the American Hose Co #1 of Tamaqua express our thoughts and prayers to the families and friends of the families affected by the tragic event in Pottsville today. Our thoughts and prayers are also with the men and women of the Pottsville Fire Company and the responding units of […]

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135th AHCO Anniversary Banquet

The American Hose Co held its 135th Anniversary Banquet at the Hometown Fire Company this past Saturday May 4th. After a welcome by president Jay Hollenbach Jr and pledge of allegiance, Brian Connely welcomed our master of ceremonies Jerry Knowles. Jerry introduced the guests of the evening, officers, past officers and pensioned members and the […]

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