Monthly Archives: September 2010

Lighthouse and the National Fallen Firefighter Foundation have entered into an Affiliated Partnership

The Lighthouse and the NFFF have entered into an Affiliate Partnership and have enlisted a number of State Chief and/or Firefighter Associations to get the word out regarding Lighthouse’s 9-11 Commemorative Chin Strap Program. Access to the Program is through … Continue reading

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Lighthouse finds the ‘right’ purple blazer for Knights Templar use

Being introduced at the Grand Council of Royal and Select Masons Conference next week in Sandusky Ohio, the Lighthouse purple blazer represents a long,  ardurous and successful journey to find the ‘right and proper color’.  If you’ve been looking for the correct … Continue reading

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Lighthouse lands U.S. Navy Base Guam FD Dress Uniform order

The U.S. Navy Base Fire Department recently place an order for Class A Dress Uniforms for their 74 FD personnel. It is the farthest away the Lighthouse has ever done business. It is a testement to the Internet and its ability … Continue reading

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‘With All Due Respect’ LODD Resource Program

Designed to insure Fire and EMS Departments and families have what they need when tragedy strikes, ‘With All Due Respect’ brings together a collection of manufacturers who have pledged to stock and deliver those specific items identified as usually missing from … Continue reading

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2nd Annual 1st Ever EMS ‘Dressed for Success’ Team Competition

The 2nd Annual 1st Ever EMS ‘Dressed for Success’ Team Competition is beginning to take shape.  The initial plan is to make the announcement at EMS Expo, Sept 27th in Dallas at the NEMSMA booth. Get your pictures ready and … Continue reading

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Knights Templars growing against the trend

In a very rough measure it seems the rolls of the Knights Templar Commandaries around the country are moving against the trend in fraternal organizations and are seeing signficant growth.  Congratulations, you must be doing something right.  Brian

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A congratulations to Ray Clark on a ‘job well done’

Long time Secretary/Treasurer of the IAFC’s Southwestern Division, Chief Ray Clark, has decided it was time to step down and retire for real.  His foresight, energy and wisdom will be missed.  We thank him for all his help in getting … Continue reading

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Did you know there is a National Firefighter Memorial Sunday?

Conceived, drafted and ‘championed’ through Congress by Chaplain Ed Stauffer, executive director of the Federation of Fire Chaplains, a National Firefighter Memorial Day was signed into law by proclimation of President Jimmy Carter.  The day designated was Sunday, October 7th, 1979.

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A Finishing touch – Black high gloss dress shoes

Nobody wants to buy the black high gloss dress shoes, but if you are in the market, check this out. Bates, ultralite, high gloss, oxford dress shoes at $49.95.  We purchased them as ‘military seconds’, which means they made it past … Continue reading

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Attn: Sea Scout Officers

Check out the ‘End of Summer’ Khaki Uniform Special.  If you anticipate staying the same size, you can save significant money buying today for next year’s cruises.  Brian.

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