AVFRD Celebrates the Life of Gertie Fletcher

By |October 15th, 2016|Categories: AVFRD News|Tags: , , |

AVFRD this week celebrates Gertrude Mae Smith Fletcher.  Mrs. Fletcher passed away Sunday, October 9, 2016 at the age of 94.  "Gertie" and her late husband, Charlie, were founding members of Ashburn Volunteer Fire and Rescue. Gertie continued to support AVFRD throughout her life as an officer of the [...]

AVFRD Personnel Help to Restore Ashburn Colored School

By |October 10th, 2016|Categories: Community News|Tags: , , , , |

Ashburn Volunteer Fire and Rescue Department personnel joined with over 600 of our neighbors from Ashburn and surrounding communities to restore the old Ashburn Colored School following an incident of vandalism that left the building marred with racist and vulgar graffiti.  The building is less than a quarter mile [...]