Firefighters put pumps, bells and whistles on show

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Posted: May 4, 2013

The Winchester Star

Grant Gearhart, 4, son of Winchester’s assistant fire marshal Matthew Gearhart, waves at a passing firetruck on South Braddock Street during the Shenandoah Apple Blossom Firefighters’ Parade. (Photo by Jeff Taylor/The Winchester Star)
Middletown Volunteer Fire and Rescue Company Chief Henry Shiley rides in a 1918 Model-T fire engine during the Shenandoah Apple Blossom Festival Firefighters’ Parade on Friday evening. (Photo by Jeff Taylor/The Winchester Star)
Abram Kerstetter, 7, of Winchester and his big sister Hennah wave from a firetruck window as they await the start of the Firefighters’ Parade. (Photo by Jeff Taylor/The Winchester Star)

WINCHESTER — The spectators along the route of the 86th Shenandoah Apple Blossom Festival’s Firefighters’ Parade seemed to enjoy the flashing lights and marching bands Friday evening.

But few of…



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