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  • History Burns in Georgia Newspaper Blaze

    News
    Posted: January 16th, 2003

    Sentimental keepsakes, as well as the tools of the newspaper trade, went up in flames when The Fayette Daily News building burned last week.


  • Georgia Fire Chief to Hang up Helmet

    News
    Posted: January 16th, 2003

    Rocking in a cushioned chair behind the fire chief's desk in Forest Park, Morris Boyd measures the length of his career between two great tragedies.


  • Fireman's Calendar Being Printed

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    WALB-TV
    Posted: January 16th, 2003

    Men and women firefighters posed for the calendar. Proceeds will help homeless services in the community.


  • War Would Not Deplete Area Of Its Services

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    Albany Area Advertiser
    Posted: January 16th, 2003

    Many ex-military officers who are now on reserve duty seek positions in emergency service fields such as law enforcement and firefighting. Consequently, in times of national emergency, those fields can be disproportionately affected when reservists are called to duty.


  • Conversion Will Create New Mobile Fire Unit

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    The News Daily
    Posted: January 15th, 2003

    Riverdale--It needs a little work, but at $1 the price is right for a school bus the Fire Department will convert into a mobile fire safety theater


  • Fire Destroys White County Home

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    WRWH
    Posted: January 13th, 2003

    CLEVELAND - White County Fire Fighters were called to a blaze early Monday off Highway 255 south in the county


  • Fire Station to Be Razed For Highway

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    Columbus Ledger-Enquirer
    Posted: January 11th, 2003

    The Georgia Department of Transportation plans to spend nearly $8 million to correct a dangerous intersection at Georgia 219, McCrary Road and Lick Skillet Road in Harris County. The Antioch Volunteer Fire Department along Lick Skillet Road is to be torn down to provide right-of-way for the project.


  • GA Firefighter Killed Responding

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    Firehouse.Com News
    Posted: January 10th, 2003

    Firefighters in Donalsonville, Georgia are mourning the loss of Firefighter Lattie F. Collins the Third, who was killed in a car crash while responding to another emergency.