The county has ten volunteer fire departments that provide fire protection to the incorporated and unincorporated areas of the county. A portion of the city of West Point is located within the county and they have a paid fire department. The ten volunteer fire departments currently maintain 17 stations and substations located throughout the county. The county provides each station with annual stipends for their operations and equipment purchases, performs repairs on the vehicles and equipment, funds property insurance for the vehicles and stations as well as workers’ compensation insurance, accident insurance, and health insurance. A Council of Fire Chiefs meets monthly to coordinate activities and operations.

Locations

Antioch VFD
(ISO Rating 6/9)
1) 5430 SR 219, Fortson, GA 31808
2) 5219 Lickskillet Road, Fortson, GA 31808
3) 85 Satellite Circle, Fortson, GA 31808
4) 7840 SR 219, Hamilton, GA 31811
5) 3435 Mountain Hill Road (EMS Station #2), Fortson, GA 31808
6) 580 Harrisville Road, Fortson, GA 31808

Richard McKinney, Chief,
706-573-0052 (C)
706-320-0052 (H)

Cataula VFD
(ISO Rating 5/9)
1) 107 Raymond Drive, Cataula, GA 31804
2) 7120 SR 315, Cataula, GA 31804

Jerry Gaus, Chief,
706-573-8511

Ellerslie VFD
(ISO Rating 5/9)
13425 Warm Springs Road, Ellerslie, GA 31807

Skip Wyatt, Chief,
706-577-9481 (C)
706-568-0930 (H)

Hamilton VFD
(ISO Rating 4/9)
10188 SR 116, Hamilton, GA 31811

Ricky Hood, Chief,
706-628-9177
706-392-3338 (C)

Hopewell VFD
(ISO Rating 10)
6381 Hopewell Church Road, Pine Mountain, GA 31822

Roger Duke, Chief,
706-663-8611
706-577-7026 (C)

NW Harris VFD
(ISO Rating 7/9)
1) 330 Whitesville Street, West Point, GA 31833
2) 2340 Piedmont Lake Road, Pine Mountain, GA 31822

Byron Hawkins, Chief,
706-341-6304 (C)
706-663-7945 (H)

Pine Mountain VFD & EMS Station #4
(ISO Rating 5/9)
301 East Chipley Street, Pine Mountain, GA 31822

Andy Kober, Chief,
706-451-1115 (C)

Pine Mountain Valley VFD
(ISO Rating 5/9)
95 Park Lane, Pine Mountain Valley, GA 31823

Jack McClung, Chief,
706-628-5726 (H)
706-628-5313 (O)
706-580-0322 (C)

Shiloh VFD
(ISO Rating 6/9)
1165 Main Street, Shiloh, GA 31826

Doug Stinnette, Chief,
706-457-1018

Waverly Hall VFD & EMS Station #3
(ISO Rating 5/9)
547 O’Neal Drive, Waverly Hall, GA 31831

Alex Lawski, Chief,
706-249-1244 (C)
706-582-2333 (W)
706-582-3798 (H)

West Point
(paid department for the city of West Point)
730 First Avenue, West Point, GA 31833

Mitt Smith, Chief,
706-518-6733 (C)
706-645-3508

Department Stats
FY 2017-18 Budget: $