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Wayne Township Remembers “Hank Potter”

Courtney Rice

Line of Duty Death Announcement  NAME: Richard C. “Hank” Potter DOB: 07 December 1969         APPOINTED: 27 December 1999         PASSED AWAY: 10 May 2022 at 0700 (B shift) BADGE NUMBER: 38 May 10, 2022 LAST ASSIGNMENT: Richard Christopher “Hank” Potter was appointed a career Engineer to the Wayne Township Fire Department on 12/27/1999. […]

Meet the Final Member of Class 22-14

Courtney Rice

Steve Shoffner joins Wayne Township Fire Department from Brownburg Fire Territory. 44 year old Steve and his wife Andrea have six children, three boys and three girls. He began his fire service career as a volunteer at Jefferson Twp. Volunteer Fire Department in Putnamville. He has earned his red card […]

Holiday Closure

Courtney Rice

Wayne Township Fire Department Headquarters and Maintenance locations will be closed in observance of Memorial Day on Monday May 30th. Normal operations resume on Tuesday May 31st

WTFD Mourns One of Our Own

Courtney Rice

Line of Duty Death Announcement  NAME: Richard C. “Hank” Potter DOB: 07 December 1969         APPOINTED: 27 December 1999         PASSED AWAY: 10 May 2022 at 0700 (B shift) BADGE NUMBER: 38 May 10, 2022 LAST ASSIGNMENT: Richard Christopher “Hank” Potter was appointed a career Engineer to the Wayne Township Fire Department on 12/27/1999. […]

Meet Another of our New Recruits

Courtney Rice

Christopher Pelley joins Class 22-14 from Bargersville Community Fire Department. His desire to be a firefighter began when he joined a cadet program in high school. He finds the community involvement, team environment and never knowing what’s next to be exciting and rewarding. He chose Wayne Township Fire Department for […]

Please Help Us Welcome Dylan Lydy

Courtney Rice

Longtime Wayne Township resident Dylan Lydy needs a Wayne Township Fire Department welcome. Dylan, 24, is married to wife Madison and was born and raised in Wayne Township, attending and graduating from Ben Davis in 2015 and has always wanted to give back to the community. Dylan wrestled for Ben […]

Say Hello to Katie Heishman

Courtney Rice

Katie Heishman is our next new recruit introduction. Katie, a 23 year old paramedic, who started in our EMS division to join this recruit school. Katie was born in St. Cloud, Florida, but raised in Bloomington, IN, and attended Ivy Tech Community College where she earned her Paramedic Science degree. […]

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