City of Oak Grove Heights Fire Department

Fire Department

We keep our community safe with our local fire department. Their mission is to protect the lives and property from fires and medical emergencies.

We will respond to emergencies in a professional and courteous manner and strive to reduce the rate of emergencies through public education and code enforcement. Ethical values will remain the core of every decision made by each member of our Department.

Contact the Oak Grove Heights Fire Department:

Emergency Number : 911

Sheriff's Department: 870-236-7612

Fax Number: (870) 586 - 0696

Non-Emergency Number:

(870) 586-0042


85 Kimberly Street

Paragould, AR 72450

Fire Department Members

Meet the devoted members of the City of Oak Grove Heights Fire Department. Each member is dedicated to ensuring the safety of our community and preserving our way of life.

Fire Chief: Chris Wilcox

Fire Fighter 1 and 2, & FEMA Certified, Hazmat OPPS, Instructor 1, Hazmat Instructor, (CERT) Community Emergency Response Team Instructor, Fire Arson Investigator, Building Inspector 1, Building Inspector 2, Building Inspector 3, Incident Safety Officer, Health Safety Officer, Public Information Officer, Wildland Firefighter S130 and S190, Tactical Rope Rescue, Fire Officer 1, Fire Officer 2, Advanced Storm Spotter, (NASAR) National Association of Search and Rescue, First Responder


Brian Ray, Michael Harris, Kevin Brock

Assistant Fire Chiefs

Deputy Chief Justin Moore (FEMA Certified and First Responder)

Assistant Chief John Messer (FEMA Certified and First Responder)

Safety Officer:

Jason Wolfenbarger (FEMA Certified and EMT)

Jeremy Dachs (FEMA Certified and EMT)


We have 19 volunteer firemen on call and one fire police.


Casey Tedder, Brian Tritch, Terry Clifford

EMTS & Paramedic

EMT's: Jeremy Dachs, Jason Wolfenbarger, Michael Harris

Paramedic: Jon Weatherford, Marcus Vowell

Fire Hydrant

About Oak Grove Heights Fire Department

Our department is located across from the Oak Grove Heights City Hall.

  • Roster of 19 firemen
  • ISO rating is Class 5
  • Within city limits and 5 road miles from fire station
  • Members of : Air-E-Vac, Wildland Fire District, Arkansas Fire Chief's Association, Arkansas Municipal League
  • Educational Classes: Fire safety training & CPR
  • Meetings: 2nd Sunday of each month at 3:00 pm (with exceptions of holidays)
  • To join our department contact fire chief via email or attend a meeting