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Aiken County debris removal 8-12 weeks from completion

...of debris that officials estimate last month's ice storm dumped on the area, said Tommy Thompson, the director of emergency services.Richmond County hopes to complete its cleanup by March 31, with Columbia County aiming to finish April...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-03-21/aiken-county-debris-removal-8
5 Questions: Lt. Hollis Bush on fort security

...one of the most violent such incidents ever on a U.S. military installation.Lt. Col. Hollis Bush, director of emergency services at Fort Gordon, said following the 9/11 terrorist attacks, Congress ordered all installations in 2008...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-12-18/5-questions-lt-hollis-bush-fo
Visitors to Fort Gordon should plan ahead, come prepared

...Get to the gate 30 minutes prior to the event starting time," said Lt. Col. Hollis Bush, the post's director of emergency services. Bush oversees police and fire response and access control at the gates.Weddings, banquets, golf events...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-03-19/visitors-fort-gordon-should-p
Fort shuts down new security system during rush hour

...ordered by Congress in 2008 because of the 9/11 terrorist attacks.Lt. Col. Hollis Bush, the post's director of emergency services, said that after people become comfortable with pulling up to the pedestal and swiping their card, it should...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-01-16/fort-shuts-down-new-security-
Fort Gordon amends rules for bringing guns on post

...March 1."The idea is to vet the person, not the weapon," said Lt. Col. Hollis Bush, the post's director of emergency services and provost marshal.Base regulations already require background checks and weapons registration for military...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-02-10/fort-gordon-amends-rules-brin
Wrong number: Calls to 911 aren't always for emergencies

...Augusta's 911 Emergency Services. Before taking that job in June 2011, he was a U.S. Army major and the director of emergency services at Fort Gordon. Now he's in charge of a group of dispatchers who last year answered 163,394 emergency...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/joe-hotchkiss-columns/2012-10-06/wrong-numb
Smoke plume from controlled burn

A controlled burn taking place in the Sumter National Forest can be seen this afternoon from Columbia County.Pam Tucker, director of emergency services, said the smoke is visible from the Georgia side of the river.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-04-14/smoke-plume-controlled-burn
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Lincoln County firefighter in Still burn center

...morning after sustaining burns during a Monday afternoon brush fire that damaged 40 acres.Casey Broom, director of emergency services, said the firefighters responded to a large brush fire aided by heavy winds on U.S. Highway 378 near the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-02-21/lincoln-county-firefighter-a
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Pedal power

...the military police a little more personal approach, according to Maj. Dominick Nutter, Fort Gordon's director of emergency services. "When police are in a vehicle, the public doesn't get to interact with them," he said. Maj. Nutter...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/11/13/ric_483188.shtml
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Afternoon weather may spring a surprise

...this morning and spread into central Georgia by the afternoon, according to Pam Tucker, Columbia County's director of emergency services.The thunderstorms have the potential for large hail and frequent lightening. The Storm Prediction Center...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-04-20/afternoon-weather-may-spring
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