The purpose of this organization shall be to provide fire protection, rescue, emergency medical care, and fire safety education within the Southern Stone County Fire Protection District. Provide mutual aid assistance to other departments and local government agencies.

Mission Statement
To promote life safety and reduce human suffering to the citizens and visitors of the Southern Stone County Fire Protection District. To achieve this goal through public education and fire prevention programs. We shall seek to minimize the results of fire, medical or rescue emergencies and disasters in this District. To understand that each fire fighter is valuable and to maximize each persons potential. To serve our District with professionalism, excellence and devotion to duty. To strive for the future, never forgetting the past.


The Fire District is comprised of approximately 280 square miles of the southern part of Stone County, Missouri.

The Fire District has responsibility over the largest part of Table Rock Lake.

The estimated population of the Fire District is 31,000 (2005 U.S. Census), which is an approximate increase of 62% since 1990.

Stone County is described as the second fastest growing county in Missouri and one of the top 100 fastest growing counties in the United States.




Southern Stone County
Fire Protection District
10965 East State Highway 76
Branson West, MO 65737

Telephone: 417-272-1510
Toll Free: 1-800-966-5087
Fax: 417-272-1509