News & Events
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Looking for Part Time Firefighters GFD is in need of Part-Time Firefighters to fill our ranks.
GFD cools off the kids at area church summer campsThe month of June has been a hot one.  GFD helped to cool off some of our local kids attending church summer camps.  
GFD Employees wear pink to support breast cancer awareness month.The month of October is breast cancer awareness month, and your Gonzales Firefighters are proud to wear pink in support.
Gonzales Fire Department SWAT Medics attend Annual SWAT school in Jacksonville Beach FloridaOctober 15th-21st, the City of Jacksonville Beach, Florida hosted their annual Basic SWAT school.  Gonzales Police Department allowed the entire Special Operations Response Team to attend, including Capt. Joseph Lambert and Capt. Darrin Cagnolatti, who serve as medics on the team.
Gonzales Firefighter is head of the class of paramedics graduating from NEMSA.Firefighter Eric Guiffreda was honored on September 30th at Station 10 in Gonzales.  F.F. Guiffreda received his course completion certificate from his instructor, who was moved to drive to Gonzales to hand it over in person.
Gonzales celebrates 10 years along with September 11In May 2001, the Gonzales Fire Department became a professional department.  Little did anyone know that the profession would forever be changed only a few months later.
Gonzales Fire Department Dive and Water Rescue Team Trains in Diversion Canal.Gonzales Divers explore the bottom of Diversion Canal at Hilltop.
Inaugural GFA Bass for Cash Fishing Tournament is an instant success!! The Gonzales Firefighter's Association hosted its first Bass for Cash fishing tournament at Canal Bank on June 26th, and it was a huge success.  On short notice and with extremely high temperatures, people still came to show their support and to chase the big bass.
2010 GFA "Best Butts on da Bayou" proves to be a popular option for 4th of July! The 2010 "Best Butts on da Bayou" fundraiser took place on July 2nd, and thanks to you it was a fun, tasty success!
Cub Scout Pack 69Gonzales Fire Department gets a visit from Cub Scout Pack 69
2010 Drug Awareness DayGFD participates in 23rd Annual Drug Awareness Day held at the Gonzales Civic Center on October 26th 2010.
Healing Place Church Visits GFDHealing Place Church visits Gonzales Fire Department to show appreciation.
Golden Rule DaycareGolden Rule Daycare visits the Gonzales Fire Department
Gonzales Trains Cabelas Employees in CPR
Cabelas Employees Trained in CPR
Gonzales Granted Raises; New Positions CreatedRaises accross the board, EMS Coordinator and Captains positions created.
Gonzales SWAT Medics TrainGonzales Police SORT receives training, two GFD medics part of the team.
EMS Chief Hopkins appointed by Gov. Jindal

EMS Chief Mickey Hopkins has been selected to serve on the EMS Certification Commission

Gonzales Recruit graduates from LSU Rookie AcademyJeff Jones graduates from Louisiana State University Fire and Emergency Training Institute Rookie Academy
Honeywell Donation

Honeywell Donation increases safety technology for Gonzales

Gonzales District Chief honoredGonzales District Fire Chief, Leo J. Graves Jr.,  honored for 20 yrs. of service.
Gonzales Helps to Provide Regional ReliefGonzales Responds to aid Katrina and Rita Relief



 

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