Shine Rural Volunteer Fire &EMS 


"For Pride, Not Pay"

SINCE 1962

"Home of the 19-time GC Firefighter's Association Softball Champions"

Shine Fire & EMS and Snow Hill Fire Department

3rd Annual Sportsman's Giveaway

Shine Fire & EMS and Snow Hill Fire Department are partnering to host the 3rd Annual Sportsman's Giveaway September 30th from 1-4 pm. Important things to note is our Departments will be giving away a total of 32 cash, guns and other prizes. The runner-up will receive $2,500 and the grand prize winner will receive $10,000.00 cash prize. Tickets are $20, buy 5 get 1 free, and you do NOT have to be present to win!

 Upcoming Training Opportunities

Fixed Rope Systems

Instructor: Chief Neil Jarman

Dates: August 25th 6pm-10pm, 26th 8am-5pm

Location: Maury FD

 (Unless specified, all training is open to outside attendance! )

About Us...

Founded in 1962, Shine Rural Volunteer Fire and EMS Association, Inc. has provided protection to the citizens of Shine Township located in western Greene County, NC. In 1969, the department added an ambulance to provide medical services. The all volunteer staff provides fire protection, extrication, and Advanced Life Support to a 20 square mile area along US HWY 13 South. We operate with 40 members, 2 Engines,1 Tanker, and 1 Squad, average 275 calls to service per year.

Shine Fire & EMS 2016 Year In Review 

 Become a FIREFIGHTER !!!

We are always looking for volunteers! Shine Fire and EMS will provide the training and equipment at no cost to you.  In addtion to becoming a full member, we also have an EMS affilliate program, which allows you to provide EMS without fire supression activities, a Junior Firefighter program for ages 14-16, and a fire department auxillary for those that want to assist, but not be a part of the emergency response. Whatever your level of involvement, we have a place for YOU! If you have a desire to serve your community, like working as a team, and are at least 14 years old, we encourage you to apply today. Click on the link below to print out an application, then contact Chief Anderson for more information.

Firefighter Application

Jr. Firefighter Application