News

For News or Media Inquiries:

Captain Joe JenningsOffice: 660-747-5220

News Releases:

9/30/2022 – One Dead in Mobile Home Fire

9/26/2022 – District to Host Open Houses

9/20/2022 – Construction of New Station 4 Begins

6/20/2022 – One Injured in Late-Night House Fire

6/20/2022 – Captain Receives Public Service Award

5/25/2022 – District Part of Nationwide Cancer Research Study

5/11/2022 – District Announces Lieutenant Promotions

3/14/2022 – Corona Named Next Division Chief

3/8/2022 – Fire Chief Larry Jennings Completes International Professional Designation Process

2/28/2022 – Battalion Chief Rick Morrison Retires

1/28/2022 – Fire Engulfs Large Local Business

11/23/2021 – Retired Division Chief Passes (Retired – Non-LODD)

11/9/2021 – District Places New Apparatus in Service

10/3/2021 – Two Killed in Aircraft Crash

9/28/2021 – Rick Johnson Retires

5/3/2021 – Jennings Elected FFAM President

3/9/2021 – Resident Found Deceased in Home Fire

8/1/2020 – Water Rescues Throughout Johnson County

7/13/2020 – Mangan Honored by FFAM

7/6/2020 – Church Fire Determined to be Incendiary

6/12/2020 – Two Injured in Residential Structure Fire

5/29/2020 – JCFPD Resumes Training, Reopens Administrative Office

5/2/2020 – JCFPD Continues Altered Operations

1/22/2020 – District’s Twelfth Station Opens

11/11/2019 – Firefighter Passes After Motor Vehicle Accident (Non-LODD)

10/31/2019 – District Purchases New Firefighting Apparatus

8/12/2019 – Junior Firefighters Participate in Training Academy (Photos)

8/12/2019 – Westlake Ace Hardware Donates to the District

8/5/2019 – Enbridge Supports the Johnson County Fire Protection District for Operation Light

3/11/2019 – District Hires Full-Time Captain, Firefighters

12/13/2018 – District Hiring Full-Time Positions
= Full-Time Firefighter
= Full-Time Captain

11/6/2017 – Fire Engulfs Rural Leeton Home

8/22/2017 – Water Rescue from Clearfork Branch

7/24/2017 – Crews Battle Residential Blaze

3/6/2017 – District Promotes Officers

9/26/2016 – Crews Battle Fire in Downtown Chilhowee (Photos)

5/12/2016 – Lieutenant Receives Meritorious Award

4/28/2016 – Four Stations Respond to Structure Fire (300 Blk NE 1201 Rd)

4/6/2016 – District Responds to Engulfed Mobile Home (100 Blk W. Walnut, Chilhowee)

3/22/2016 – District Responds to House Fire (1100 Blk NE 15 Rd)

 

In The News:

3/3/2016 – Downtown Leeton Structure Fire – Fox 4 News, Kansas City