Wilson County District 1 Fire & Rescue is a combination career / volunteer emergency services organization that serves the Northwestern part of Wilson County, Texas. The District provides Fire, Rescue and Emergency Medical First Response to approximately 125 square miles of Northwest Wilson county and includes the City of La Vernia, Sutherland Springs, and the Kicaster area.
Wilson County ESD #1 operated until 2017 as an all-volunteer department. Currently the District utilizes 12 full- and part-time firefighters who serve the area 24/7 and they are assisted by 25 highly trained volunteers.
Our fleet consists of 4 Engines, 4 Brush trucks, 1 Rescue, 1 Tender, 1 Rescue Boat and 1 Command Vehicle. The District responds to approximately 850 calls per year.
Bobby Blankenship Jr.
Captain - Station 2
Captain Station 1 - C Shift
Captain Station 1 - A Shift
Captain Station 1 - B Shift