Local Newsgeorgia

  • GA Firefighter Killed Responding

    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.

  • GA Paper Rallies After Fire Guts Offices

    Posted: January 10th, 2003

    Fire destroyed the Fayette Daily News building Thursday, but the staff's will to publish the 116-year-old newspaper was unscathed.

  • Fire Station to be Razed for Highway

    Posted: January 10th, 2003

    HAMILTON-- 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

  • Fire Destroys Fayette Daily News Building

    CNN--Associated Press
    Posted: January 10th, 2003

    FAYETTEVILLE, Georgia (AP) -- A fire destroyed the Fayette Daily News building Thursday morning. No injuries were reported, and the cause was unknown

  • South Georgia Produce Company Catches Fire

    Posted: January 9th, 2003

    The fire destroyed Calhoun Produce and ice cream counter. And as firefighters were battling the flames, one of them fell through the roof and was injured.

  • Consolidating Fire Services on Agenda

    Daily Citizen
    Posted: January 8th, 2003

    ETON - The City Council here is expected to consider tonight whether the Murray County Fire Department should take over local fire protection

  • Late Night Fire Leaves 20 Homeless

    Posted: January 6th, 2003

    About 20 people lost their homes after a fire swept through a southwest Atlanta apartment complex late Sunday night.

  • Hot-Air Balloon Buzzes Savannah River

    Access North Georgia
    Posted: January 3rd, 2003

    A hot-air balloon had a near-miss with the Savannah River and a line of trees brought several police and firefighters out in personal watercraft.

  • Foster Takes GA Fire, Rescue Post

    The Atlanta Journal and Constitution
    Posted: January 2nd, 2003

    David Foster will take charge of DeKalb's Fire and Rescue Services Department today.