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Praises emergency services director

I cannot believe that the people who live in Richmond County would let the powers that be let Emergency Services Director Pam Tucker leave the job she has been doing, because they cannot give her a raise. You see her right on the...
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Bull kills Georgia cattle farmer

...understand it was an aggressive bull and it attacked him and dragged him across the field," Jackson County Emergency Services Director Steve Nichols said Monday. Someone found James Randolph Capes' body at about 8 p.m. in the pasture located...
Snowfall possible in Georgia

...forecast for our area is calling for rain (maybe mixed with a little snow)," Pam Tucker, Columbia County's emergency services director, in an e-mail Saturday."This system is still developing and the timing, precipitation type and accumulation...
Emergency equipment is relocated

...a secure parking lot at the new Evans facility, it makes sense to move the equipment, said Community and Emergency Services Director Rusty Wade. Until this week, county EMA vehicles and most other rescue equipment has been stored on the property...
Agencies will share jail space

...approved requests Tuesday from the sheriff and emergency services director to make use of the old jail, although $1 million...the new jail opens on Wire Road in the fall. Emergency Services Director Richard Powell also asked to share the facility...
Metro | Aiken County Council
Update: Tanker leak contained; road reopened

...reopened."Fortunately, only one fuel compartment was ruptured on that gasoline tanker," Pam Tucker, the emergency services director, said in an e-mail.Tucker estimated the amount of fuel that leadout out to be about 1,200 gallons.
Fireworks can start flames in dry areas

Planning to shoot your own fireworks this weekend? Don't, cautions Columbia County Emergency Services Director Pam Tucker. Drought conditions have made the area a tinder box, and the smallest sparkler could ignite a major blaze, according...
Bear is spotted

...sighted between Grovetown and Appling on Thursday morning remained on the loose Thursday night. Columbia County Emergency Services Director Pam Tucker said the animal was seen by a county employee on her way to work. "As she drove down Baker Place...
Evacuees might head to Augusta

...the James Brown Arena if Tropical Storm Hanna drives them from their homes. Pam Tucker, Columbia County's Emergency Services director, said Tuesday that local officials have begun preparing for the worst. Mrs. Tucker said it's likely that...
Plane lands on Washington Road

...emergency landing this morning on Washington Road in front of the Martinez Kmart. Pam Tucker, Columbia County's emergency services director, said there appeared to be no injuries in the 11:15 a.m. accident, although power lines were knocked...
Metro | Columbia County Sheriff's Office