Chief Michael Cox of Anne Arundel County Fire Department presented OVFC member Will Fischer with a new issue fire helmet in recognition of Will’s dedication and perseverance in returning to full duty as a riding member at OVFC after the amputation of his right leg and fitting of a prosthetic. Will’s leg was injured will on active duty while serving abroad. Also present was County Executive Laura Neuman who praised Will’s service to his Country and now after the loss of a limb and rehabilitation at Walter Reed National Military Hospital Center his return to serving the community and Anne Arundel County as a Volunteer Firefighter at the OVFC.
On Saturday April 5, 2014 the Odenton Volunteer Fire Company (OVFC) celebrated the 83rd anniversary of the fire company and the 78th anniversary of the Ladies Auxiliary. The night started off with a dinner catered by Atlantic Catering. After dinner the awards celebration began.