STILLWATER- The Newland-Wood Fire Company of the Stillwater Fire Department and the Newland-Wood Ladies Auxiliary recently won nine trophies while attending local parades.  The firefighters and ladies auxiliary members proudly marched with their historic 1871 Button Steamer during the annual Hudson-Mohawk Volunteer Firefighters Association Convention on July 12th in Glenville and during the Columbia County Convention on July 26th in Chatham.


Categories won in Glenville included:

            Best Firematic (1871 Button Steamer in Mardi Gras)

            1st Place Best Appearing Standard Parade Dress Uniform (15 & Under)

            Best Appearing Apparatus Not In Service (1871 Button Steamer)

            2nd Place Best Appearing Auxiliary (10 & Over)


Categories won in Chatham included:

            1st Place Best Appearing Antique Apparatus (1871 Button Steamer)

            2nd Place Best Appearing Fire Unit Non-Member (6-10)

            1st Place Best Appearing Overall Out of County with Auxiliary

            Most Ladies in the Line of March Out of County

            1st Place Best Appearing Ladies Auxiliary Out of County