S.C. City to Get New Station, Additional Firefighters
Nov. 26--LAKE WYLIE -- New staff and a new firehouse await a growing
Chief Michael Laws said the department that hovered for years at about 50 members is now up to 66. Four paid firefighters were added to the department after voters approved a special fire tax district in 2009. Soon, the number of paid staff will increase.
"We'll be hiring four part-time firefighters here in the next few weeks," Laws said last week.
The positions are open to anyone. Laws said many of his volunteers...
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