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Federal grants will help small fire departments get equipment

...Department of Homeland Security. Grants awarded to the Jackson, Montmorenci, Bath, Clearwater and Beech Island volunteer fire departments total more than $435,000. They are a slice of the more than $560 million to be distributed to fire...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/01/18/aik_507783.shtml
Always on call, fire chief has little time to cool off

...beginning of his stint as chief of the Beech Island Volunteer Fire Department five years ago, two of his firefighters...Coroner's Office, and fire chief for the Beech Island Volunteer Fire Department FAMILY: Divorced; one son, Austin...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/07/24/met_90028.shtml
Metro | North Augusta High School | Savannah River Site
Across the area

...Sheriff's Office. The fire started at about 7:45 p.m. and gutted two rooms of the house, said Beech Island Volunteer Fire Department Chief Richie Caudill. It took firefighters from his department and the Silver Bluff and Bath volunteer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/10/13/met_431147.shtml
Metro | Aiken County Sheriff's Office
Fire fees vary widely

...fee, they kick up a fuss," Mr. Leopard said. WHAT THEY'RE PAYING A sampling of annual fire fees: BEECH ISLAND VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPARTMENT: Houses between $80,000 and $120,000, $84; trailers, $100; small industrial with hazardous...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/01/12/met_400753.shtml
Metro | Aiken County Council
Historic fire season predicted

...everything was just right," Mr. Cabe said. Although the cause of the large brush fire is unknown, Beech Island Volunteer Fire Department Chief Leon Henderson said it could have been arson. He said his department responded to many brush fire...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/01/09/met_278399.shtml
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Likes incumbent in Aiken Co. race

...I first met Ms. Giddings shortly after she was elected in 1994. She came to a meeting we had at the Beech Island Volunteer Fire Department, where I am a volunteer firefighter, and introduced herself to everyone. She stated that if anyone...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/06/19/op_231283.shtml
Opinion columns
Tax-incentive deal for diesel plant advances

...com. IN OTHER BUSINESS The Aiken County Council: - Approved a loan not exceeding $665,000 for the Beech Island Volunteer Fire Department. The loan would help the fire department build a new station, fire bay and purchase new vehicles...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2010/01/20/met_563917.shtml
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Across the area

...in good condition at Medical College of Georgia Hospital on Friday, a hospital spokeswoman said. The Beech Island Volunteer Fire Department, with help from firefighters from Jackson, Silver Bluff and Bath, put out the fire in about an hour...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/12/07/met_362782.shtml
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Fire chars open acreage

...vehicle dragging a chain or auto part along the road, sending sparks into the dry field. Crews from the Beech Island Volunteer Fire Department were first on the scene at 2 p.m. It was the worst brush fire the department had fought in years...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/01/04/met_277516.shtml
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Additional area news

...than $37 million and includes 325 residents, Mr. Johnson said. The meeting starts at 7 p.m. at Beech Island Volunteer Fire Department. Short circuit smokes up room WAGENER -- An electrical short circuit caused minimal smoke damage Wednesday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/02/11/met_252992.shtml
Metro | Greenbrier High School | Davidson Fine Arts Magnet School | Wagener-Salley High School