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Private businesses and vendors required to get background check for Fort Gordon access

...card, Social Security card, passport or birth certificate.The packet must be submitted to the Directorate of Emergency Services physical security office via courier or standard mail to DES, Attention: Physical Security, 431 B Street, Building...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-19/private-businesses-and-vendo
Magnet school students learn basics of firefighting

...rescue-related fields.Martez Herrington, 14, was inspired to take the course after watching his cousin work in emergency services."He's down at the station all of the time. I know what he does, and it make me want to get involved," Martez...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-02-19/magnet-school-students-le
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-14/snowfall-possible-georgia
Rants & Raves

...the security and the welfare and safety of the Fort Gordon community because of the personnel the Directorate of Emergency Services has manning the gates (particularly gate 1). ARE THERE ANY specific times that the crime maps are updated? It...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-02-02/rants-raves
Army officer died of natural causes during August training exercise at Fort Gordon

...he went missing during a land navigation training exercise. About 90 soldiers and Fort Gordon's Directorate of Emergency Services searched for him after he didn't arrive at a designated location that afternoon.After enlisting as a satellite...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-01-07/army-officer-died-natural-ca
Top stories of 2014: Battle for Columbia County hospital continues

...Not long after the state ruled against allowing emergency services in Columbia County, the state gave county officials...appeals process or through the court system.Getting emergency services or a hospital has been part of Columbia County's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-12-30/battle-columbia-county-hospi
Plane lands on north Georgia interstate

...the pilot of a small plane making an emergency landing on a north Georgia interstate.Cherokee County Fire and Emergency Services spokesman Tim Cavender tells WSB Radio that a flight instructor aboard the plane said it lost power about 500 feet...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-12-03/planes-lands-georgia-interst
Columbia County sample ballot

...services including a cultural arts center, libraries, and park acquisitions and upgrades, (III) public safety and emergency services including vehicles and equipment, (IV) transportation improvements, (V) water and sewer improvements including...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-10-12/columbia-count
Autopsy planned for Warren slaying victim

...domestic disturbance call. Warren County Chief Deputy Sammy Purvis said it involved a possible suicide. Deputies and emergency services personnel arrived on the scene and found the victim dead from a gunshot to the head. Authorities interviewed her...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-10-14/autopsy-planned-warren
Warren County man charged with killing wife

...said 911 received a call Friday evening from a Golden Creek Circle home about a possible suicide.Deputies and emergency services personnel found Harriette Jacobs, 53, dead from a gunshot to the head.Authorities arrested Ja cobs' husband...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-10-11/warren-county-man-char