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  • Region Called Best Integrated

    Hampton Roads Daily Press
    Posted: January 16th, 2003

    Hampton Roads is the most racially integrated metropolitan area in the nation. Firefighters, shipyard workers and mechanics all coexist. "Everybody gets along around here."

  • House Fire Kills Lick Fork Man

    Coalfield Progress
    Posted: January 16th, 2003

    When Clintwood Volunteer Fire Department members arrived at the home, they were told that one person had escaped the fire, but another was trapped inside.

  • Toddler Dies In VA House Fire

    Posted: January 14th, 2003

    A Pittsylvania County family is mourning the loss of their two year old son.

  • County Proposes Permitting Process For Fire, Rescue Agencies

    Posted: January 10th, 2003

    Officials want to "formalize" the long-standing relationship Wise County has had with emergency service providers by establishing a permitting process for fire departments and rescue squads operating within the county.

  • Fire Leaves JCC Family Homeless

    Daily Press
    Posted: January 9th, 2003

    JAMES CITY -- A fire early Wednesday sent a James City woman to the hospital with second-degree burns and left her family homeless