77th Annual Rescue Fire Company Inc Banquet
By Firefighter Kevin Carr
May 1, 2021

On Saturday night (May 1, 2021) The Officers & Members of Rescue Fire Company Inc. held it's Annual Banquet at The East New Market Fire Department Hall. The evening started out with A prayer from Chaplin Gary Hickman and excellent food catered by Portside Seafood Restaurant of Cambridge, Md. The members enjoyed each other company, sharing laughter & stories of good times from the past with friends & family. Rescue Fire Company Inc. President Robert Phillips then open the awards ceremony with the highlights listed below...

Service Awards
10 Years of Service
Gage "Gweb" Weber

25 Years of Service
Jason Shorter
Scott Redmer
Brian Willey
Ricky Travers Jr

30 Years of Service
Frank Horsman

35 Years of Service
Gary Hickman

The 2021Top 10 Responders
1. Kevin Carr 603 calls
2. Trey Davis 460 calls
3. Brandon "Blister" Stacey 403 calls
4. Marty Logan 400 calls
5. Martin Pepper 371 calls
6. Shyheim Dawson 304 calls
7. Ricky (Lil Pops) Cannon 292 calls
8. Andrew Bradshaw 291 calls
9. Tyler White 243 calls
10. Brian Willey 223 calls

The 2021 Top Corporate Members
Dawn Cook
Donna Hart
Dewey Hart
Amanda Willey
Heather Travers
Terry McCollister
Donna McCollister
Frank Horsman
Linda Horsman

The 2021 Cadet of the Year
Alex Shorter

The 2021 Rookie of the Year Award
Denny Proffitt

The 2021 Officer of the Year Award
Captain Trey Davis

The 2021 Firefighter of the Year Award
Captain Trey Davis

The 2021 Presidents Award
Meghan McCarter

The 2021 J Whitey Barth Award
Juanita Darby

Photo Credit: Juanita Darby

Units: Chief 1, Chief 1-2, Engine 1-3, Engine 1-2, Rescue Engine 1-1, Engine 1-4, Rescue 1-1, Brush 1-1, Utility 1-1
Mutual Aid: DCEMS PM600 (Hurlock), Caroline Station 200 (Preston) Engine 204, Talbot County Station 40 (St Michaels) Truck 40