Tag Archives: 911

County, Mapping Solutions to Host Public Hearing May 30th to Close out 911 Addressing Project

Just over three years after the proposal initially was approved by the Scotland County Commission, the 911 addressing and mapping project for the region will officially come to a close on May 30th. Service provider Mapping Solutions will join with the Scotland County Commission to host a public hearing on Wednesday evening, May 30th at […]

New 911 Addresses Going Into Effect in Scotland County

Memphis postal customers in rural Scotland County received official notice this week of new 911 addresses that are now officially in effect. The Scotland County Commission with the assistance of Mapping Solutions and the United States Postal Service is near completion of the Scotland County 911 addressing project. Over the past month the new addresses […]

Hospital Board Hears Updates on 911 System, Daycare

The Scotland County Hospital Board of Directors met in open session June 22 at 5:30 p.m. in the SCH Library. Present were   Joe Doubet, Vice Chairman; Judy Wilson-Secretary, (arriving at 6:05pm); Robert Neese, Treasurer; members Dwight DeRosear and Lori Fulk. Chairman Curtis Ebeling was absent. Also attending the meeting were Dr. Randy Tobler; CEO, Dr. […]

Communication Crucial When Calling for Emergency Services

As a member-driven fire protection service, the Scotland County Fire Corporation depends on annual dues to remain viable, requiring a strict policy of responding only to member emergencies. This policy mandates that when emergencies situations are called in, the dispatch services, prior to calling for a fire department response, must first check the membership log […]

Ambulance Service Personnel to be Staffed in House 24/7

Starting August 31, 2015, Scotland County Hospital Ambulance Department will be staffed on location/in-house 24/7 365 days a year. This staffing change will allow for immediate response to emergent calls within our first due response district, and assistance in the hospital, when requested.  With this staffing change, EMS will arrive in a timelier manner.  This […]