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Stanley Volunteer Fire Department


  Mission Statement

Welcome to the Stanley Volunteer Fire Departments website. Since 1948 the department has strived to provide the best service possible to maintain our goal of Saving Life and Property. The all volunteer fire department provides 24 hour fire and EMS protection along with public education with our most valuable asset, the many dedicated volunteers who give large amounts of time and energy on every call. It gives me great pride to have served as Chief of this department for the past thirty-three years.

Terry A. Pettit, Chie


The Stanley Volunteer Fire Department will be holding its annual “All You Can Eat” Easter Breakfast on April 5th, 7 am to 11 am. The meal will include Sausage, Bacon, scrapple, scrambled eggs, gravy, biscuits, pancakes, home fries, coffee and juice. Adults will be $8.00, children 6-12 $5.50 and children 5 and under free.  
Also this year the Easter Bunny will be on hand to greet everyone and will be available for pictures.  



Shenandoah, Stanley and Elkton firefighters responded to a house fire on Newport Road.






During the period February 15 through April 30 of each year, even though the precautions have been taken, it shall be unlawful, in any county or city orportion thereof organized for forest fire control under the direction of the State Forester, for any person to set fire to,or to procure another to set fire to, any brush, leaves, grass,debris or field containing dry grass or other inflammable material capable of spreading fire, located in or within 300 feet of any woodland, brushland, or field containing dry grass or other inflammable material, except between the hours of 4:00 p.m. and 12:00 midnight.


Stanley Firefighters were kept busy during the month of February answering 35 calls.



Two Vehicle Accident on US Hwy 340

News Headlines
Mon. Jan 19th 2015
Sat. Jan 3rd 2015
Sunday, February 22, 2015 1:00 P.M. Stanley Fire Hall ***OPEN TO ALL*** ***EXCEPT MISS DIVISION IS CLOSED TO STANLEY RESIDENTS ONLY*** DOOR ENTRIES NOT ACCEPTED DOORS OPEN AT 11:30 A.M. Deadline is February 18th Beauty: ($45.00) A Queen or King and two runners-up will be awarded in each...
Mon. Jan 20th 2014
For information on renting our social hall or booking a meal contact Tommy Davis at 540-778-3956 or 540-778-3177. 
Wed. Feb 1st 2012
The Stanley  Volunteer Fire Department has an ongoing smoke detector program which is free that is one of the best in the State. For more information contact Lieutenant Keith Higgs at 652-3204 or 540-271-2978. Messages can also be left at the fire department at 540-778-3177. &nbs...
Recent Calls
Sat. Mar 29th 2014
 January 1, Thurs. 6:19 a.m. Automatic alarm at Pioneer Bank on East main Street. Engine 24, command 24 and 9 members.  January 2, Fri. 12:15 p.m. Controlled Burning on Panorama View Drive. Brush 24, command 24, support 24 and 13 members.January 3, Sat. 8:49 p.m. Lock out on West Main...
Fire Safety Tips


 Dispose of ashes from your woodstove properly. once completely cooled they can be safely be  disposed of in your garden.  Remember that ashes can stay hot for up to four days.


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Stanley Volunteer Fire Department
P.O. Box 276
Stanley, VA 22851
Non-Emergency: 540-778-3177
Emergency: 911
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