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  • Church Crushed By Fatal Crash Vows To Stay, Recover

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    The Orlando Sentinal
    Posted: January 7th, 2003

    Pastor Cassandra Freeman stepped carefully over a yellow strip of police tape, around the blackened ash and twisted bits of tin roof that were once a house of worship.


  • Firefighters Encounter Two Days Of Fires

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    Keysnews.com
    Posted: January 7th, 2003

    Key Largo Volunteer Fire Rescue got a real wake-up call for the new year as four separate fires in less than 24 hours brought crews out Sunday and Monday.


  • Weird (But True) Stories

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    Fayetville Online
    Posted: January 6th, 2003

    Firefighters had to use a rope to pull the man out of a 10-foot-tall, 1-foot-wide vent where he got stuck during an alleged break-in attempt at the restaurant.


  • Volunteer Firefighters Feeling The Heat

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    Gainesville Sun
    Posted: January 6th, 2003

    Some volunteer firefighters in Suwannee County say they are being forced to quit volunteering because the county can't afford their free help.


  • Pensacola EMT Suspended For Pictures With Stripper

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    Sarasota Herald-Tribune
    Posted: January 3rd, 2003

    An Escambia County emergency medical technician is being suspended for 10 days without pay because he posed for risque pictures with a stripper.


  • Rescue Workers Unable To Save Child

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    Posted: January 3rd, 2003

    Hallandale Beach Fire-Rescue workers said that a child died Thursday afternoon after being crushed by part of a wall that collapsed onto him.