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Baltimore unrest brings back memories of Augusta riot 45 years ago

...Chronicle archives. The May 12 issue of the newspaper estimated that rioters covered a 130-square-block area of Augusta. Fire Chief James G. Fitzgerald told the paper that 51 fires were reported in six hours. Six black men died during the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-10/baltimore-unrest-brings-back-
Pardon Our Mess: Fire hydrant hidden by bushes

...Henry StreetWHAT: A fire hydrant is hidden by overgrown bushes.WHO'S RESPONSIBLE: The home ownerACTION PROMISED: Augusta Fire Department spokeswoman Dee Griffin said the homeowner is responsible for clearing the trees or shrubbery along the fence...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-10/pardon-our-mess-fire-hydrant-
Augusta's lead arson investigator to retire Friday

Boxes are already packed in Lt. Neal Brown's office.After more than four decades with the Augusta Fire Department, Brown is set to retire April 30, ending his 43-year tenure as a firefighter, fire marshal and lead arson investigator...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-04-25/augustas-lead-arson-in
Augusta teenager saves parents from fire before heading to prom

...his second-floor bedroom on Oellerich Street when he awoke to find his room filled with heavy smoke, according to Augusta Fire Department spokeswoman Dee Griffin.A fire had sparked in the kitchen, directly below Lambert's bedroom. The teenager...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-23/augusta-teenager-saves-parent
10 structure fires in Harrisburg since August

...Harrisburg residents ? and passers-by ? the number of recent structure fires is drawing concern. According to Augusta Fire Department spokeswoman Dee Griffin, 10 Harrisburg houses have suffered fire damage since August, including four in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-04-24/10-structure-fires-har
Harry Moore III

...Shane Hall, Otis Price, Patrick Hall, Dennis Atkins, Scott Moore, and Tim Hester. Honorary pallbearers will be the Augusta Fire Department, and the members of Augusta Richmond County Good Government Committee. If so desired, memorials may be...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174640904
Dorothy Baker

...everyone. She helped take care of many friends and neighbors. She supported her husband throughout his career with the Augusta Fire Department, his years of service to the city of Augusta, and his commitment to the Augusta Richmond County Committee...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174752232
Experience Augusta

...Americans. The church was rebuilt after the Revolution, later moved, and a third building was destroyed by the Great Augusta Fire of 1916. The present building was completed in 1919, and its cemetery has a signer of the U.S. Constitution. CIVIL...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-04-02/experience-augusta
Crews fight blaze in Richmond County

...crews responded to the 2400 block of Mount Auburn Street, where a home was extensively damaged by flames, according to Augusta Fire Department spokeswoman Dee Griffin.One woman was inside but escaped without injury, Griffin said.The investigation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-03-27/crews-fight-blaze-rich
Electrical problem sparks mobile home fire Monday

An Augusta Fire Department investigator says a fire at Rae's Creek Mobile Home Park near Gordon Highway early Monday was caused by an electrical...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-23/electrical-problem-sparks-mo