9/11 Fire Stair Climb

In honor of the 9/11 First Responders, the Kingsport Fire Department participates in the 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb. Watch the video to learn more.

Kingsport (TN) Fire Department Designated as an Accredited Agency for the Fourth Consecutive Time

San Antonio, TX, August 16, 2016 The Kingsport Fire Department (KFD) received its fourth consecutive designation as an Accredited Agency. Chief Craig Dye and Assistant Chief Scott Boyd presented the Kingsport Fire Department’s submission and received the results of the Commission on Fire Accreditation International (CFAI) review at Fire Rescue International in San Antonio, TX. The […]

Kingsport Fire Department (KFD) to Present and Receive Results of the Commission on Fire Accreditation International (CFAI) Review

Kingsport Fire Department (KFD) to Present and Receive Results of the Commission on Fire Accreditation International (CFAI) Review Tuesday August 16, 2016, 3PM – 4PM Chief Craig Dye and Assistant Chief Scott Boyd will be San Antonio, TX to present the Kingsport Fire Department’s submission and receive the results of the Commission on Fire Accreditation […]

Domtar Presents The Kingsport Fire Department A Check For Replacing The Sparky Robot.

                                    Pictured L to R: Fire Marshal Robert Sluss, Domtar HR Director Mike Cunningham, Chief Craig Dye, Public Education Officer Barry Brickey Domtar Presents the Kingsport Fire Department with check to purchase a new Sparky the Fire Dog […]

KFD Wants You to Have a Safe, Burn & Injury Free Fourth of July

KFD Wants You to Have a Safe, Burn & Injury Free Fourth of July Fireworks during the Fourth of July are as American as baseball and apple-pie, but did you know that more fires are reported on that day than on any other day of the year in the United States? Nearly half of these […]

KFD & KPD Hold a Joint Child Passenger Seat Checkpoint

The Kingsport Fire and Police Departments held a joint Child Passenger Seat Checkpoint on Monday June 27th at the Walmart on West Stone Drive.

The Kingsport Fire Department (KFD) Reminds Residents to Take Caution in the Heat

The Kingsport Fire Department Reminds Residents to Take Caution in the Heat   Heat-related deaths and illness are preventable, yet annually many people succumb to extreme heat. With temperatures in the upper 90’s this week, the Kingsport Fire Department and the Center for Disease control offer these tips:   Infants and young children are sensitive […]

Bridge Rescue

June 9, 2016 At 11:03am The Kingsport Fire Department (KFD) was dispatched to investigate a call of a person on the arch under the Hammond Bridge on Ft Henry Dr. On arrival a person was located and appeared to be unconscious. The south bound lanes of Ft Henry Dr. were closed by the Kingsport Police […]