S: Paris-Henry County Rescue Squad SCRAPBOOK Oct 2009-Oct 2010
BC: Created by : Debbie Canady, Unit Director & Eddie Haynes, Public Relations
FC: OUR SCRAPBOOK
1: It's been a busy year and now it time for 2009 TARS CONVENTION The 2009 TARS Convention is being held at the Music Road Hotel and Convention Center in Pigeon Forge, TN | OCTOBER 2009
2: This is our Schedule of all the meetings and events of the Convention
3: Registration Area | First Stop
4: LET THE COMPETITIONS BEGIN ! Below is the Stage for the EVR Competitions | EVOC | rescue Rescue Challenge | Rambling Rescue Race | And these are just the Beginning
5: Appearance | Turn Out Relay | Horseshoes Contest | Scrapbook Contest
6: BINGO AND GOOD MUSIC FUN NITE
7: SCRAPBOOK COMPETITION A few of the books on display for judging.
8: TARS Memorial Service | Honor guard presents the Colors for the Service Honoring our fellow members who passed away during the past year. A beautiful and moving service to HONOR OUR FALLEN
9: BUSINESS MEETING AND ELECTIONS | CHARLES MERRELL AND DANNY TUCKER AT METING
10: AWARDS BANQUET WHERE OFFICER ARE INSTALLED AND AWARDS GIVEN FOR ALL THE COMPETITIONS FOR 2009 CONVENTION | SPECIAL MASTER OF CEREMONY WAS MORRIS SIMPSON
12: OTHER SHOTS FROM THE CONVENTION OF 2009 Teddy to the left and Randy lower left Mr. Privitt to the right. | TEDDY
13: GO CARTS ! | JIM | RANDY | THE TRAILER
14: This Page is dedicated to our beloved mentor and friend MORRIS SIMPSON He competed too!
15: Mr. Morris finished his race with Kent close by, (above) then stopped to get his THIRD PLACE Ribbon. (Left) Congratulations! (((((HUGS)))))
16: LATE OCTOBER 2009 After the Convention, We settle in to work again. | "Operation Tailwatch Class" presented by Vanderbilt Lifeflight
18: As our Squad continues to grow, we had to add and addition. A few members came to help add some paneling to the new addition | Dale Evans, Vince Nolen, Charlie Merrell | Charlie Merrell cuts the plywood for a custom fit. | Almost done, the members take a little break.
19: On the Left, Dale Evans and Vincent Nolen watch Charlie cut the plywood. CENTER: Charlie putting the screws in the plywood near the floor. Somebody has to get down there. | The job is finished, the members admire their work and visit, and plan the next work. Others attending:: Randy Canady, Eddie Haynes,Ted Hart, Fred Vanderpool, and Debbie Canady.
20: In The News | October 2009 | We were called to 2 MVA's in October
21: In The News November 2009 | One fatality out of these three accidents this month.
22: NOVEMBER McCartney Produce Truck Overturned
23: HELPING OUR SISTER ANGIE SMITH During this month we were honored to go remove two big pine trees that had fallen in Angie's yard. Angie is a cancer patient and not able to get the trees removed without help. | So, on this beautiful fall morning, several of our members came together to get this job done . Danny & Andrea Tucker, Debra Merrell, Carol Tedford, Randy & Debbie Canady, James Martin, Eddie Haynes, Will Forrest, and Adam Kennon came to help.
24: DECEMBER IS TIME FOR THE JAYCEES SHOPPING TOUR FOR CHILDREN | This is always a fun mission And a joy to be able to help kids have a good Christmas. Thanks JAYCEES
25: We also assist the Paris Police and the Henry County Sheriffs Dept with their "Shop With A Cop" Below is a scene from the Walmart on Shop Day. | Above: Officers bring out the carts for the little shoppers.
26: DECEMBER MEETING OFFICER ELECTIONS | 2010 OFFICERS Captain - Danny Tucker 1st Lt - Monte Starks 2nd Lt - Neal Capps Secretary - Angie Case Treasurer - Diane McGuire UNIT DIRECTOR - Debbie Canady Chaplain - Eugene Lambert Maintenance - Woody Case Public Relatioins - Eddie Haynes BOTTOM RIGHT: Diane McGuire, Andrea Tucker, and Danny Tucker conducting the Business before the officer elections.
27: Neal Capps | Carol Tedford | Angie & Woody Case | Mr. Gene Lambert | Eddie Haynes admires the award he was given for service to his country and our Squad | Debra Merrell and Carol Tedford showing their certificates for service.
28: OUR CHRISTMAS PARTY 2009 | Santa and His Friend Jackson | Woody Case & Santa | This is Chase Capps, sone of our 1st Lt. Neal Capps.
30: DOWNTOWN PARIS CHRISTMAS PARADE 2009 | Our Squad helps with traffic at intersections, and helping people with directions and parking at events like this. It's always fun and entertaining for us, and it gives us a chance to be out with the community.
31: Captain Danny Tucker with his wife, Andrea, and Grand-daughter, Mackenzy | Merry Christmas!
32: New Years Day 2010 | POLAR PLUNGE 2010 To Benefit the Borys and Girls Club in Henry County. Our job was to be on the water and be ready to help if someone got into trouble in the fridgid water. | PHCRS
33: COLD! | TEMPERATURE 28 DEGREES FARENHEIT | CHERRY JONES
34: January brought loss to our EMS Family in Henry County. We lost Lane Sykes who served in our Squad and as a Paramedic both in Henry County and Weakley Co. We'll Miss You "Papa Smurf!" | In Loving Memory of Paramedic Lane Sykes
35: Eddie Haynes on the SkiBarge | PHCRS WAS CALLED TO ASSIST IN A SEARCH AT CLIFTON, TN AS PART OF AN INVESTIGATION OF A MISSING WOMAN. INVESTIGATORS WANTED SQUADS TO SEARCH THE RIVER. | The Body of the Woman was later found by Law Enforcement.
36: We had more than 12 members who took the EVR class this year. AT LEFT: Carol Tedford is removing the windshield of the car. | AT LEFT: Jason shows Jessica where to place the rescue jack. ABOVE: Will, Neal and Monte at the staging area. | FEBRUARY 2010 EVR CLASS
37: ABOVE: Neal Capps removes a rear door. CENTER: Brad Hosford adjusts the Rescue Jack. BELOW: Randy watching Neal find a push point in the car. | ABOVE: The Tool Staging Area. BELOW: Some of our bunch taking a little break from the Junkyard.
38: FEBRUARY REGION IV MEETING The meeting was held in Lexington-Henderson County's Squad Building. They did a great job hosting the meeting. | The Meeting Room | Unit Directors Meeting | Our Crew at the Region Meeting
39: By now we have learned that our TARS Chaplain, Roy Goddard will not seek re-election at the convention this year. We will miss him so much. | Ross Guy Reg IV VP | R U S T Y | D E B B I E | R A N D Y | MR. ROY GODDARD
40: As is often the case, we had just recently finished our EVR Class, when this serious accident occurred at a busy intersection. | FEBRUARY IN THE NEWS
41: MARCH 2010 | With little to do in March, I decided to start a photo project of our Squad Members. So I took pictures of them when I found them in uniform.
42: In Loving Memory of Ricky Gatlin Dyer County Rescue Squad Ricky passed away suddenly a year ago this month. A great man and dedicated Squad Member. He Will | April 2010 The Region IV Family Looses A Friend
43: CALLED TO A SEARCH IN DYER COUNTY
44: Squad Members assist with traffic for the FISH FRY PARADE | We help with the Rodeo and various other activities and help visitors find all the events of the FISH FRY.
45: TOP RIGHT: The Law Enforcement moves the people back as the parade steps off. Our Crash Truck helps lead the Parade. | APRIL 2010
46: The Governor of the State of Tennessee proclaimed that May 23 - 29, 2010 would be Rescue Squad Week in Tennessee. | May 2010
47: In the merry month of May, it started to Rain. And it Rained and it Rained some more. These are pictures of Paris Landing when the rain stopped. | We Found this Jeep Cherokee still sitting in it's parking spot and almost totally covered by the water. The owner has a house boat in the slips behind the car.
48: May brought us to Pegram to search for a young man who was swept away in the flood waters. A meeting was held at the Elementary School in Pegram to brief all the people who came to help with the search. | Johnny Tummins brought all the searchers together and presented maps of the Harpeth River area that had been devasted by the flood waters. | MAY 2010 | JOHNNY
49: ABOVE: The Father of the Missing Man. RIGHT: The Poster given to the searcher. | ABOVE: A house on the Harpeth that was almost swept into the water. BELOW: James Martin and Carol Tedford taking in the beautiful Harpeth River.
50: Each year in May, the City of Puryear, Tn, has a day of Celebration. On this day, there is a parade, good food, lots of activities, and good fellowship. The Rescue Squad is invited to come to this celebration, participate in the Parade and other activities. We take this opportunity to display our truck and equipment and show the people a little of what we do. We have two members who live in Puryear. Ted Hart and Eddie Haynes. | PURYEAR DAY CELEBRATION MAY 2010 | PHCRS Unit 341 in the Parade at Puryear Day. | We are always proud to be a part of this day!
51: Sheriff Monte Belew, Randy Canady and James Martin | Puryear Fire Truck with the kids and firefighters on top. | James Martin showing 341 to some members of his family. | A look at the people who have gathered to hear some good music by Great River Road Band. | Carol Tedford, Sheriff Belew, and Debra Merrell | Squad Member, Ted Hart and wife Lisa at Puryear Day 2010
52: J U N E 2 0 1 0 | State Officers Visit Our Squad. Always a pleasure to have them stop by | We Love Visits | TARS
53: Come Back Anytime We Love It! | V I S I T
54: REGION IV | THANK YOU to Tennessee Ridge Rescue Squad for a great job as our hosts | Region IV HONOR GUARD | J U N E 2010 | Kent & Rusty
55: LEFT: WATARS Reg IV VP, Martha Bloxom CENTER: TARS President, Joe Arnold | ABOVE: Our own, James Martin won the 50/50 money. | Tommy & Dujuana 9-11-10 | TARS Historian Dujuana Naylor
56: July 4th was spent at Paris Landing State Park. We carried our Command Post Trailor and a Boat, along with the families to standby in case of an emergengy on the water or land. | JULY 2010 - phcrs | LEFT: Carol & Debra Keeping Cool. BELOW:James Martin | OUR GANG HANGING OUT AT THE LAKE | Eddie Haynes
57: JULY 5th COTTAGE GROVE FREEDOM FESTIVAL 2010 | Stand-by during the FIREWORKS SHOW. We had 7 members on hand for this event. | Kevin Wilson and Will Forrest | BRIGHT | LOUD | BEAUTIFUL | ALMOST 2HRS. OF FIRE POWER | F R E E D O M
58: GETTING READY FOR OUR BIG FUNDRAISER EVENT | NEW FLAG FLYING | CLEANING | We called this "CAMP TUCKER" | This is the Flyer for the FISH FRY
59: Had a good crowd come by for some great catfish and good live music | PHCRS BENEFIT FISH FRY | LIVE MUSIC RAISING MONEY | Betsy & Dale Evans with Grand Baby Emily Hamlin | Diann, Debra, & Fay McGuire
60: WORKING A CONCESSION STAND FOR A BULLRIDE TO MAKE A LITTLE MONEY | ABOVE: Randy getting a drink out of the ice. RIGHT: James Martin at the window, with a very handy young helper, Alisha Haynes. | Here Come The Customers | Selling Those Burgers & Drinks | J U L Y | Charlie Merrell
61: EVOC/VKF CLASS & DRIVING COURSE | OOPS!!!! Do Over | Debbie Canady Keeping Times | Monte Starks & Neal Capps waiting to drive. | Woody & Angie Case taking their drive. | Thanks Randy!
62: PHCRS is at the Demolition Derby for Safety and Fire Suppression. LEFT: Randy Canady talking to a driver. | This year the Fair added a new event. Lawn Tractor Demolition Derby Our Sheriff was in This Derby. It was so FUNNY. | A U G U S T | 2010 HENRY COUNTY FAIR | FIRE | Crashing | FUNNY
63: This drill involved three chemicals , two vehicles. three patients, and was staged in a well populated neighborhood. PHCRS had to go door to door to advise the citizens of the danger and have them shelter in their homes, and then help with the accident scene. | S E P T E M B E R | Had another slow month, but still were involved in an interesting drill.
64: HAD A GREAT TIME | S E P T E M B E R | IT'S ALWAYS A PLEASURE TO TAKE PART IN OUR FESTIVALS | PIONEER DAY HENRY, TN 2010
65: DERBY MADNESS CRASH FOR CASH CHAMPIONSHIP | Our Squad is always on hand at these Demolition Derby Events. This one is always a hard hitting event because there is $5000 on the line | CRASH | ALL IN A PILE
66: October is Here. It's Convention Time for | TARS | ...and we are headed to Murfreesboro Embassy Suites, October 9-11, 2010 | See You At The Convention!