Phone: 812-689-0505 Fax: 812-689-4374
24 Hour Service Phone: 812-689-5555
RIPLEY COUNTY EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT
210 North Monroe Street
PO Box 718
Versailles, IN 47042
August 20, 2014 (SRO) Student Resource Officer Jeff Thielking (South Ripley), SRO Brent Casebolt (JAC-CEN-DEL) and Ripley County EMA Director J. Patrick Rose participated in the Virtual Tabletop Exercise (School Hostage Focus) conducted at the Regional Operations Center. The exercise was facilitated by the Emergency Management Institute, Maryland and involved multiple emergency operations centers from eight different states.
July 2014 Ripley County 4H Fair
State Representative Randy Frye - Chairmain of the Veterans and Safety Committee, J. Patrick Rose (RCEMA Director), Jeff Thielking (RCEMA Deputy Director), Ollie Craig (RCEMA Communication Officer - Admin Asst), Rich Corkhum (Weather)
RCEMA site visit to NWS Wilmington, OH. on July 17, 2014. Table top meeting/training in preparing Ripley County to be a "NWS StormReady County".
July 15, 2014: Western Shelter 50 Bed Mobile Hospital Training: Ripley County EMA in support of the Ripley County Health Department conducted mobile hospital training.
May 21, 2014 Storm damage on West County Road 900 South, Madison, Indiana
May 7, 2014 Point of Distribution (POD) Training
April 17 NIMS 700a class at Southeastern Career Center
12 April, 2014 Ripley County RACES and Ripley County EMA during the statewide RACES (amateur radio) Drill.
April 12 Ripley County Emergency Management Weather Station is connected to the Citizens Weather Observer Program (CWOP). The station number is EW4661/E4661.
2014 RCEMA Annual Training
February 20, 2014 Tornado in Osgood
EF-1 (Manufactured Home) estimated wind speed of 90 mph and EF-0 (Barn) Tornado estimated wind speed of 70 mph. Responding agencies were Napoleon Volunteer Fire Department, Ripley County Sheriff's Office and Ripley County EMA.
October 2013 Ripley County Annex Fire Drill
Ripley County LEPC representatives from Ripley County Sheriff Dept., Ripley County EMA & Ripley Co. Health Dept. along with Ripley MRC & Southeastern Career Center HOSA students attended the 20th Annual Ag Day on 10/2/2013 @ the Ripley County Fairgrounds. Third graders from all the schools in the county were invited to participate in the day long field trip that teaches them first hand important issues from ATV safety, importance of agriculture & personal Preparedness Tips including how to Shelter-In-Place. Ripley County FFA chapters form local schools sponsor this event.
October 1, 2013-EMA supporting the Ripley County Health Department's County Employee Flu Shot Clinic
September 2013-HOSA students from the Southeastern Indiana Career Center participated in 3 different trainings today for National Preparedness month.
Salvation Army Training September 2013
2013 Ripley County Fair
June29, 2013 passed out 27 All -Hazard Weather Radios to residents of Elrod. Pictured is Jeff Poole, Washington Township Trustee
Ripley County EMA Damage Assessment Exercise April 13, 2013
NOAA Weather Spotter Training March 4, 2013
Ripley County Youth Education Day October 3, 2012
Holton Recovery Bash August 11, 2012
Food Distribution August 3, 2012
Giving a presentation at the Medical Reserve Corp. National Conference
May 9, 2012 Incident Command Vehicle Drivers Training
Lt. Gov. Becky Skillman was in Holton Tuesday, March 13, 2012 assessing the damage with Ripley County EMA Director Patrick Rose.
(Picture from wrbiradio.com)
Ripley County Courthouse Continuity of Operations Emergency Tabletop Exercise
Hispanic Heritage Festival at Batesville, Indiana
Olean Road Wind Damage 09-04-2011
Miscellaneous Damage Pictures
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