The Randolph County Commission has suspended funding for the Harman Volunteer Fire Department for six months.
Randolph County fire departments receive $16,000 a year from county commission.
It said the Harman VFD violated an agreement with the Whitmer VFD on responding to calls within fire boundaries.
Commissioner Mike Taylor said there has been an ongoing dispute between the departments.
Commission said it will restore funding to the Harman VFD if there are no further complaints or violations.