The Elkton Fire Department is under the direction of Chief Derrell Waggoner. Daniel Smith serves as Assistant Fire Chief. The Department also includes a force of eighteen volunteers, which serves the city limits of Elkton and surrounding areas. The Department also serves Todd County in conjunction with other volunteer fire departments from Guthrie, Trenton, Allegre and Sharon Grove.
Elkton Volunteer Fire Department
503 S. Main Street
PO Box 578
Elkton, Ky 42220
Application for Volunteer Fireman: Fire Department Volunteer Application
Facebook Page: Elkton Volunteer Fire Department Facebook Page
August 10, 2018: Billy Hurt was recognized for his 20 years of service to the Elkton Fire Department by the department.
May 8, 2017: At the May 8, 2017 Elkton City Council Meeting, Mayor Weathers and Council Member David Powell presented Mac Harper with an award thanking him for his 45 years of service on the Elkton Volunteer Fire Department. Mr. Harper will retire from the department this month.
May 9, 2016: At the May 9, 2016 Elkton City Council meeting, recently retired fireman Bruce Rager was presented with a marble award thanking him for his 33 years of service.
January 23, 2014: The Firefighters of the Elkton Volunteer Fire Department were pleased to be the recipients of a set of flags and stands for their meeting room. Presented to them on January 23, by Kimberly Sears, Field Representative for Woodmen of the World and an honorary firefighter Kane Reed.
December 10, 2013: The Elkton Volunteer Fire Department recognized four members for their many years of service. Thank you for your service!
December 11, 2012: The city recognized seven firefighters for their continuing years of service to the Elkton VFD.