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PFFPNC 2017 Convention Day 2

Day 2 of the PFFPNC Convention included some fantastic guests and presentations. The morning began with Rep. Holly Grange from District 20 addressing the crowd. Rep. Grange is a former member of the U.S. Army Core of Engineers. She talked about some core values she lives by and acknowledge fire fighters and paramedics do too: Loyalty, Respect, Honor, [...]

2017 PFFPNC Convention Day 1

Rep. Dennis Riddell
The 2017 Professional Fire Fighters and Paramedics Convention got off to a great start on Monday. Mike Williams, President, Local 2961, Jacksonville, and Carolina Beach Fire Chief Alan Griffin welcomed us.  PFFPNC President Tom Brewer gave opening remarks, encouraging Locals to talk to one another. He said over the next few days we will talk about ways [...]

PFFPNC Political Director Josh Smith Seated On The Retirement System Board Of Trustees

PFFPNC Political Director Josh Smith begins his service on the Board of Trustees of the North Carolina Teachers' and State Employees' Retirement System July 20 after being sworn in before the start of the governance board’s meeting.  One of the primary responsibilities of the governing board is to maintain responsibility for the proper administration [...]

PFFPNC Proud To Announce A+ BBB Review

PFFPNC is proud to announce an A+ rating with the Better Business Bureau. The excellent rating will help us with our concert fundraising efforts. Please feel free to share this news with anyone interested in supporting our many community outreach efforts. To read the complete review click the link below. PFFPNC BBB [...]

PFFPNC 2016 Convention Day 2

Day 2 of the 2016 Professional Fire Fighters and Paramedics of North Carolina Convention was full of inspiring speeches and helpful advice. The morning started with IAFF President Harold Schaitberger addressing the crowd. He recognized the state and members for all their hard work fighting grievances, manning the polling places and its cancer legislation [...]

PFFPNC 2016 Convention Day 1

The 2016 Professional Fire Fighters and Paramedics Convention kicked off shortly after 9 a.m. on Monday, Nov. 28. The day’s speakers include PFFPNC President Tom Brewer, Secretary/Treasurer Josh Smith, IAFF General Secretary/Treasurer Ed Kelly, Rep. Nelson Dollar Staff Member Logan Martin, New Frame’s Brian Lewis and Travis Payne of Edelstein and Payne [...]

Former Kernersville Fire Fighter To Present Case In Court On Monday

KERNERSVILLE --- Former Kernersville Fire Fighter Kevin Bray will get his day in court on Monday, May 16, to present his case regarding a violation of his right to receive and review all of his personnel files and documents that was denied to him by the Kernersville Town Manager. Bray and the Kernersville Professional Fire Fighters Association filed a [...]

Lincolnton Professional Fire Fighters Association Donates Nearly 70 Coats To Area Children

Nearly 70 students at Battleground Elementary School received a special surprise from the Lincolnton Professional Fire Fighters’ Association in mid-November.    Jeffrey Hurt, president of Local 4866, along with other members of the association, came to the school with boxes of brand new winter coats to hand out to students as ambassadors of Operation [...]