Police/Fire

Water rescue reported in Perry Hall

PERRY HALL, MD—A rescue operation was under way in Perry Hall/Kingsville on Friday night. At around 9 p.m., the Kingsville Volunteer Fire Company swiftwater was involved in a rescue operation on the Great Gunpowder Falls at Pot Rocks, according to Councilman David Marks. Rescuers were reportedly accessing both Belair Road and Anvil Court off of Forge Road. The victim was …


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2020 Kingsville Independence Day Parade cancelled due to coronavirus pandemic

KINGSVILLE, MD—Officials announced on Tuesday night that the 2020 Kingsville Independence Day Parade would be cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic. “Based on conversations with some members of the committee, The Greater Kingsville Civic Association, Inc. and the Kingsville Volunteer Fire Department, the decision was made to cancel the 2020 Kingsville 4th of July Parade,” officials said in a statement. …


Kingsville Volunteer Fire Company to hold crab feast fundraiser in September

KINGSVILLE, MD – The Kingsville Volunteer Fire Company will hold a crab feast fundraiser in September. The event will be held on Saturday, September 14, from 6-10 p.m. at their firehouse located at 11601 Bellvue Avenue. The crab feast will be catered by Bill’s Seafood and will feature a cornhole tournament and 50/50 raffle. Tickets cost $50 per person and …

Friends of Jersualem Mill to hold First Responders Day in August

KINGSVILLE, MD – The Friends of Jerusalem Mill will hold the fifth annual First Responders Day on Saturday, August 3rd, at Historic Jerusalem Mill Village from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. The mill is located at 2800 Jerusalem Road in Kingsville. Participating organizations will include the Joppa-Magnolia Volunteer Fire Company, the Kingsville Volunteer Fire Company, the Maryland State Police Aviation …

Units respond to overnight car fire on I-95

WHITE MARSH, MD – Units responded to an overnight automobile fire in Baltimore County. The fire broke out along Interstate 95 at around midnight. Units from White Marsh Volunteer Fire Company and Kingsville Volunteer Fire Company responded to the scene. It took crews about 30 minutes to extinguish the blaze. No injuries were reported. [Image via Kingsville VFC]

Kingsville Independence Day Parade 2019 schedule, lineup announced

KINGSVILLE, MD – An annual tradition continues this Fourth of July in Kingsville. The Greater Kingsville Civic Association and The Kingsville Volunteer Fire Company will sponsor the 39th annual Kingsville Independence Day Parade. Pre-parade music and celebration, sponsored by BrightView Senior Living Perry Hall and PNC Bank, commences 10 a.m. on Thursday, July 4th at the judge’s viewing stand at …

House fire reported in Kingsville

KINGSVILLE, MD – Crews remain on the scene of a Sunday morning house fire in Kingsville. The fire was reported at just after 9 a.m. in the 8300-block of Bradshaw Road. Upon arrival, units found smoke showing from a single-family dwelling on a horse farm. There has been no word on any injuries. Motorists should use caution in the area.

Community rallies to support Nottingham house fire victim

Image via Councilman David Marks UPDATE: A fundraiser has been planned to help the homeowner – click here for details. NOTTINGHAM, MD – The community is coming together to support a Nottingham house fire victim. The fire broke out on Saturday morning in the 8500-block of Hanf Avenue (21236). It took crews from multiple fire companies several house to extinguish …