Ga. wildlife document shows successes, setbacks

...impact of solar farms and new diseases also had to be addressed in the updated document, according to Mary Pfaffko, assistant chief of nongame conservation in the Wildlife Resources Division of the Georgia Department of Natural Resources.Pfaffko...

Harlem firefighter Chuck Meadows to become town's sixth police chief in six years

...finally achieved it."Meadows was a Columbia County Sheriff's deputy from 1993 to 2008, when he became Harlem's assistant chief under former chief Jerry Baldwin. Baldwin resigned in January 2009 and Meadows served as interim chief until Jesse...

Ex-Atlanta fire chief brings suit against city, mayor

...emotional distress and compensation for costs associated with finding a new job.Cochran said an offer to work as an assistant chief administrative officer of a Louisiana city was rescinded shortly after he was suspended from his position in Atlanta...

Harlem firefighter Chuck Meadows 'more than likely' to accept offer to fill vacant police chief position

...Meadows served the Columbia County Sheriff's Office from 1993 to 2008, when he became the Harlem department's assistant chief under former chief Jerry Baldwin. Baldwin resigned in January 2009 and Meadows served as interim chief until Jesse...

Georgia police chief resigns after accidentally shooting ex-wife

...seeking comment.Prior to moving to Peach tree City, McCollom served as police chief in Tequesta, Fla., and as assistant chief in Delray Beach, Fla. He started his law enforcement career in Wyoming.Court records show McCollom has divorced...

Mr. Kenneth Price, 52, assistant chief of police

SANDERSVILLE, Ga. -- Mr. Kenneth Lowayne "Pete" Price, of 488 Archer Road, assistant chief of police for the city of Sandersville, died Sunday, Feb. 21, 1999, at his residence. He was 52. The funeral will be at...

Flea market blaze injures 4 firefighters

...right foot, according to Bath Assistant Chief Sean Johnson. Gerald Shedd suffered...overcome with heat exhaustion, Assistant Chief Johnson said. All the firefighters...leaked into a nearby creek, Assistant Chief Bell said. The fire was reported...

Across the area

...fire spread to two other units on Trade Winds Drive, Assistant Chief Hogan said. No one was injured. County firefighters...departments, had the fire under control by 6 a.m., Assistant Chief Hogan said. He said the owners of the houses had...

Additional area news

...investigate, he said. Firefighters responded to a 911 call to the former nightclub, near Interstate 20, about 5 p.m. Assistant Chief Fulmer said volunteers from Eureka and Couchton helped put out the fire within about 30 minutes. Only a handful of...

Brush fire closes Talatha Church Road for a time in Aiken

...fire departments were called to the blaze in the 200 block of Talatha Church Road after the shop caught fire, said Assistant Chief Donnie Cooper, of the New Ellenton Fire Department.The fire, which started just a few miles outside Aiken city...