Saved by a volunteer EMT, he vowed to become firefighter after an accident.
Inspired to join during high school, volunteer firefighting has been a life-changer.
She reluctantly followed in her family’s footsteps … and couldn’t be happier.
Joel and Andrew Melamed were pleasure boating when a mayday call for assistance came over the marine radio. Father and son immediately drove to the scene and dove into the water.
After saving her son's life, she dedicated herself to doing the same for others.
Despite intense fire and zero visibility, Firefighter of the Year Fred Kopf was not about to give up on finding and saving one young life.
A story of true brotherhood.
A six-generation legacy led him to firefighting, but the rewards keep him in volunteer service.