Saturday evening, February 24, 2018 the Lower Southampton Fire Department held its annual banquet. The Officers and Members would like to congratulate the following members who received awards for their outstanding service during the 2017 service year; Fire Fighter of the year- John “Jack” James Presidents Award- Susan M. Brookes Chiefs Award- Trish Krippel We would also like to thank Steven Krippel for his 10 1/2 years as Chief of the Department. His countless hours of true dedication and commitment to the Department is greatly appreciated. Two members were also added to the Life Membership status, Vince Doyle and John Boyle. Congratulations to all the award recipients and thank you to all the LSFD members who make themselves available to serve the citizens of Lower Southampton Township and surrounding communities.