STILLWATER- The Newland-Wood Fire Company of the Stillwater Fire Department recently won three trophies while attending the annual Hudson Valley Volunteer Firemenís Association Convention.


Categories won by the department included:

            1st Place Best Firematic (1871 Button Steamer in Mardi Gras)

            2nd Place Best Appearing Fire Unit Dress Uniform 8-13 in Line of March

            1st Place Best Appearing Antique Apparatus (Pre-1960 Not in Service)


The Hudson Valley Volunteer Firemenís Association consists of dozens of departments from the Tappan Zee Bridge to Essex County.  This yearís convention was hosted by the Ellenville, Kerhonkson, Napanoch, and Cragsmoor Fire Departments in Ulster County. 


The Stillwater Fire Department is always in need of more volunteers.  If you are interested in becoming a firefighter stop by the firehouse on any Wednesday evening