Fire Department News

The Westerners win it all


The West Hempstead Westerners Drill team won the New York State Motorized Drill held in Main Transit, N.Y. for the first time since 1951. A total of 20 trophies for a variety of events were taken home by the Westerners. Events included a variety of hose, ladder and pump drills. The Westerners held a celebration at the firehouse upon their return with family and friends on Aug. 20.