NO Burning

Posted on: October 21st, 2016 by Ben

Georgia Forestry is not issuing burn permits due to current weather conditions.

Antioch Baptist Church Honors AVFD

Posted on: September 11th, 2016 by Ben


Pastor Gary Hartman was ¬†officially made Antioch Volunteer Fire Department’s Chaplain

Wheels of Fire Ride 9/10/2016

Posted on: September 10th, 2016 by Ben


Antioch Volunteer Fire Department station 1 was a stop on the Wheels of Fire Motorcycle Ride. Please see events tab for more pictures.


New Tanker

Posted on: July 12th, 2016 by Ben


Antioch Volunteer Fire Department is placing into service a refurbished US Forestry Tanker. It has a 3,000 gal tank on an International Body. The tanker can deliver water in a spray pattern while being driven.



Posted on: January 12th, 2016 by Ben

Saved tax payers based on paid fire fighter national mean wage times volunteers responded times hrs on scene. Antioch has 6 stations. The department has an average response time of 6 minutes or less of having a fire unit on scene.


The Antioch Volunteer Fire Department saved Harris County Tax Payers $36,398.75 this year.

10/2/16 Harrisville Road automatic alarm saved tax payers $164.08

10/3/16 MVC GA HWY 315 saved tax payers $164.08

10/8/16 Mountain Hill Rd brush saved tax payers $495.96

10/9/16 mountain Hill Rd brush fire saved tax payers $127

10/9/16 185 NB 17 MM grass fire saved tax payers $164.08

10/15/16 Satellite Circle car/brush saved tax payers $134.48

10/17/16 First Responder Bellinger Place saved tax payer $43.68

10/21/16 MM18 SB Interstate 185 brush saved tax payers $164.08

10/23/16 Structure Smith Road Wespoint caved tax payers $346.32