Shumway FD News

2017 Spring Flooding

Firefighters Fight More Than Fires A downed power line caused a night without electricity Friday night for more than 100 Ameren customers west of Effingham. The line went down in the Little Wabash River, causing the outage and affecting those who live in the June Lake area and the territory around Effingham Country Club. Repair…
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FF Matthew Brown Graduates

Congratulations Firefighter Matthew Brown! The Effingham County Sheriff's Office has announced the graduation of Matthew Brown from the St. Clair County Correctional Officers Academy in Belleville. Brown graduated with Class 101 on February 10 after five weeks of training. Brown has been employed at the sheriff's office part-time since May 2015. He was promoted to…
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Back The Blue

Shumway FPD Joins "Back the Blue" Campaign Law enforcement officers lately find themselves under attack; either in the news, on social media pages, even physical attacks on police are at an all-time high. Every day the men and women who have sworn an Oath to “Protect & Serve” do so knowing the risks associated with…
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LP Live Fire Training

LP Live Fire Training with Shumway Fire Protection District

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