2020 department news

January 2020

During the month of January, we responded to a total of 10 calls.  They consisted of 1 MVA, 2 structure fires, 1 vehicle fire, 1 Mutual Aid structure fire, and 5 EMS calls.


On January 21 & 22, Tensas Fire had training on Hazardous Materials Operations Refresher, taught by Luis Fernando Videgaray and David Watson, LSU-FETI instructors.  There were 15 department members in attendance who received 8 credit hours of training.

2019 Department News

December 2019

During the month of December, 2019, we responded to a total of 6 calls.  They consisted of 1 false alarm, 1 MVA, 1 structure fire, 1 light pole fire, and 2 EMS calls.


On December 14, Tensas Fire participated in the Newellton Christmas Parade.


On December 23, Tensas Fire volunteers assisted in a gathering for children hosted by the Village of Waterproof, where they handed out candy, since their Christmas Parade was cancelled due to weather.