Del. Flags Half-Staff To Honor Clayton Fire Chief

December 14, 2021, Clayton Fire Company 2022 Installation of Fire Line and Administrative Officers. Photos by: Gene Shaner

Flags in Delaware are lowered to half-staff to honor the chief of the Clayton Fire Company, who died in an accidental fall at a fire station this week.Governor John Carney has directed that the state flag fly at half-staff at state buildings and facilities until sunset Tuesday, the day of John Pridemore’s funeral.Pridemore wasa member…

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Clayton Fire Co. Member Hurt In Fall At Station


Fire companies and firefighters across Delmarva are praying for and supporting the Clayton Fire Company after a member was seriously injured Monday evening. According to the Clayton Fire Company, the fire company member was on a scissor lift cleaning an upper portion of the north engine room bay Monday evening, when the bay door was…

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