On May 23, 1995 in the morning hours firefighters were dispatched to Rt. 997 in Upper Mifflin Township for a horse barn fire. When firefighters arrived the building was well involved and already beginning to collapse. The small frame barn and numerous items stored inside were destroyed. The horses were in the meadow at the time of the blaze. The cause of the fire and a damage estimate was not available. The Newville, Newburg-Hopewell, Upper Frankford, Vigilant Hose and Cumberland Valley Hose companies answered the alarm.