2015 Board Members

President: Jim Jones
Vice President: Tim Jones
Secretary: Damon Rye
Treasurer: Sandy Rye
Safety: Ty Lowry
Trainer: Max Garrett

Reminder: training on Saturday 1/10/15 for renewal on First Aid/CPR 8-12 & 1-5. If you have not signed up for the class please contact Jim Jones immediately.

January 6th Meeting

We will be voting for the 2015 Board:
Vice President

Also, be sure to sign up for January 10th CPR/First Aid renewal class. This is a MUST requirement to have for SAR!
Classes will be either 8am-12pm or 1pm to 5pm (your choice, but space is limited).

If you would like to take over the webpage please let Christy Jones know.
Thank you and hope to see you there!

First Aid Renewal


If you signed up for the First Aid renewal class it will be held at the ECO (1820 Chestnut) on Saturday January 10th. Half of the group will go at 8am to 12pm then the others will go
from 1pm to 5pm. It will cover First Aid, O2, Heartsaver (adult, child and infant). Please contact Jim Jones to let him know which time you would prefer.

December Meeting 12/2

This meeting will be our annual Christmas Party, you are welcome to bring your spouse and kids. Please bring a dish…all meats will be provided.
Meeting will begin at 6pm and meal will start at 6:30. We will discuss all of the parades and polar bear plunge which starts this weekend.



December meeting will be on the 2 nd @ 6:30 pm and this will be our Christmas potluck, bring the family.

Alma Christmas parade will be December 5 th.

Polar Bear Plunge at Mulberry’s Bluff Hole is on 12/6.

Parades on December 13 will be Dyer @ 11 am, then Mulberry @ 1 pm finally

Van Buren @ 6 pm.

Crawford County Fair 2014

Thanks to everyone that volunteered this year each and every night, and helped to sell our 50/50 tickets. This is our only fundraiser for the year and we got a total of $1564.00- which means our winner, Bill Rogers, won $782!

President of CCSAR, Jim Jones, selling 50/50 tickets

President of CCSAR, Jim Jones, selling 50/50 tickets

We went over last year’s amount by almost $300. Great Job! This money will be put to good use so we thank all of those who donated also!!!!

Mr Bill's assistant collecting winnings from 50/50 from CCSAR Treasurer, Christy Jones and President Jim Jones

Mr Bill’s assistant collecting winnings of $782 cash from CCSAR Treasurer, Christy Jones and President Jim Jones

Save the Dates

September 6
*** meet at the EOC for the Lee Creek Clean Up @ 7:30



September 8-13
***Crawford County Fair
#need 50/50 ticket sellers and First Aid volunteers


October 11-12
*****Fall Festival
^^Need Volunteers all day both days

Volunteers Needed for Crawford County Fair

Please call Jim Jones 651-4594 if you can volunteer for the fair this year: Monday-Saturday, September 8-13. Mon-Thur will be about 4-9pm and Friday 4-10 or so and Saturday around 9a-11p in 4 hour shifts. We will be selling 50/50 tickets, remember we raised $645 last year so we need to exceed this! Need to have your CPR/First Aid certifications for this. :)

National Night Out August 5

We will be in Fort Smith joining other agencies in the National Night Out from 5-8pm at Kay Rodgers Park (Midland and North 50th). Fingerprinting will be available and last year there were hot dogs and a bounce around! Bring the kids!


ccsar certificate 7-14

Congratulations to CCSAR Team that went to the Fourche La Fave River at Y City, in May of 2013. This past Thursday, July 17th Tim Jones, Margo Capps and Jim Jones went to Little Rock and were presented by the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission a Certificate of Commendation for the Crawford County Search and Rescue’s participation in the search efforts during that time period. Give yourselves a big pat on the back!