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Current News

Breaking News! Mathews County now has twelve (12) AEDS located outside for immediate access 24 hours a day! Located at Haskins Auto Body Shop in Port Haywood, The Mathews Library, the Gwynn's Island Civic League Building, Gwynn's Island Campground, Hallieford Post Office, CobbsCreek Post Office, New Point Campground, Fire Station #5, West Mathews Civic Center,Bohannon, Emmaus Church, North, Mathews Appliance, Moon and outside the New Courthouse Building!

NEW! MVRS Junior Squad Forming!

New Junior Squad forming at Mathews High School. These young people will learn a great deal about Emergency Medical situations and how EMTs help others every day. It will be great to have these young people aboard!

Squad Person of the Year is Charlene Love-Sweet

Lisa Conway is New Treasurer

The MVRS Board of Directors announces that Lisa Conway, the current Secretary to the Board, will also be Treasurer effective immediately. Lisa has a background in bookkeeping and previous experience as treasurer of her church. Lisa's husband, Malcolm is also an EMT with MVRS!

Record Number of Calls in 2015!

Our 47th year serving Mathews County with Emergency Medical Services was one for the record books! We ran 1,173 calls during 2015 which is an average of 3.2 calls per day and 138 calls more than 2014!

New Photos on the Web

We've inaugurated a new photo page on the web site. Click on "Rescue Pics" on the opposite side of this page to check out photos from our recent CPR recertification class, the MVRS Annual Picnic, our 1st Annual MVRS Chili Cook-Off fundraiser, as well as a photo of high school students helping outfit a new supply room at the Squad.

Visit the Judy G. Ward Tribute page

Year-to-Date call volume
is currently at 873

Total Rescue Calls for 2015 were 1173.

Judy Buis

President for 6 years


Member Since 2008

Board Member since 2009

Retired RN

Past Chairman, VA State Leukemia Lymphoma Society

National Board Leukemia Lymphoma Society

Proud Grandmother of 7

Past Commodore Fishing Bay Yacht Club






Upcoming Events


AED/CPR Awareness Training for all citizens of Mathews

October 18, 20, 25 and 27

November 3 and 14

Three sessions each night:

6:30, 7:00 and 7:30 PM

Everyone welcome!

Rescue Pics

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