Jennifer Courtney, now assistant fire chief of the Pleasant Hall Volunteer Fire Department, was not too keen about becoming a firefighter eight years ago. In an unguarded moment, Courtney admits "my son made me do it."
Fifty residents attending town meeting on Saturday morning heard from Town Clerk Melinda Averill that up to four volunteer firefighters suddenly lost their positions this week with Andover Volunteer Fire and Rescue.
There are renewed concerns over slow ambulance response times in D.C. after three incidents in a little over a week where waits for ambulances were 20 minutes or more. An injured police officer was transported in a cruiser.
Old Fort firefighters will no longer stand along roadways to collect money for charity after a firefighter was struck this week.
The firefighter was standing in the median Tuesday doing a boot drive for the Carolina Children's Charities when he was...
Just weeks before his term was up, the chief of the Smithtown Fire Department was suspended after being involved in an accident.
Chief Steven Sisino, 54, was behind the wheel of the chief's vehicle when he struck a utility pole in Bay Shore on March...
A former Duluth firefighter is facing federal child porn charges for allegedly distributing materials of a sexual assault of a four-month old girl. He also faces more serious charges of criminal sexual conduct.
They are among seven -- two battalion chiefs, a captain, a lieutenant, a fire service paramedic, and two firefighters -- who faced discipline for their interactions with a female paramedic who filed a sexual harrassment complaint last year.