Town of Rhodhiss



The mission and intent of Rhodhiss Fire Department is to serve and protect the citizens and properties of our fine community and the surrounding areas who may call upon us for help. We will do this with the highest regard and respect for our fellow man. The ideas and values of today, as well as those that were instilled upon us by those who served before us will also guide our mission.  The Rhodhiss Fire Dept. is located at 200 Burke St.  Please contact Rhodhiss Fire Dept. at (828) 396-2942 for all NON-EMERGENCY calls.  For EMERGENCY calls please dial 911.

Volunteer Fire Application

Fire Chief: Jimmy Drum

Assistant Fire Chief: Dale Hawkins


The Town of Rhodhiss Fire Department recently received a grant for smoke detectors.  If you are in need of one for your home please contact the Fire Department at 828-396-2942 and leave a detailed message with your name, phone number and address.  We will return your call promptly.

Insurance Commissioner Mike Causey delivered ceremonial matching grant checks to help Rhodhiss Fire Dept. purchase much needed equipment to help protect our community and its citizens.