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Documents detail Boeing 787 battery fire

...the smoke and directed another burst from a fire extinguisher at a hot spot, but the battery seemed to rekindle. A fire captain applied the extinguisher again for about five minutes, reducing the fire. But the battery was still emitting smoke...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-03-07/documents-detail-boeing-78
Johnny L Mixon (AIKEN, S.C.)

...2011 in Foreman Memorial Baptist Church with Pastor Frank Hyder and Pastor Frank Barker officiating. Mr. Mixon was a Fire Captain with the Augusta Fire Department in the early 1940's. In 1951 he began his career with the E.I. DuPont Co. as...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/obituaries/2011-07-04/johnny-l-mixon-aiken-sc
One pro angler rode in Derby

...The Bachelor" on the sixth season of the popular ABC series. California's Greg Gutierrez is also a full-time fire captain who has many years of active duty with house and brushfires. He is also a fire safety education professional. Paul...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/05/04/out_197587.shtml
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Across Georgia

...accused in a deadly shooting rampage that started at the Fulton County Courthouse in downtown Atlanta on March 11, 2005. Fire captain charged with selling cocaine ATLANTA - A veteran Fulton County Fire Department captain has been charged with selling...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/03/31/met_122625.shtml
Metro
Fire ignites at recycling yard

...with water."You've got a big mountain of metal on fire and there's no easy way to get to it," Richmond County Fire Captain Alan Kneece said.Inside that pile was everything from rusted scrap piping, to rubber tires, to bright pieces of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2010-04-23/fire-ignites-recycling-yard
Metro
Busy Ga. highway shut by gas explosion

...highway from Jimmy Carter Boulevard to Pounds Road reopened overnight. Southbound lanes remained closed.Gwinnett County Fire Captain Tommy Rutledge says the explosion on Sunday damaged three manhole covers and caused slight damage to southbound lanes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2010-03-08/busy-ga-highway-shut-gas-exp
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Across the region

...work at Ohio station ROCK HILL, S.C. - A Rock Hill firefighter who lost his job after marrying the daughter of a fire captain at another station in the city has found work, as a firefighter in his hometown of Findlay, Ohio. Matt Cooper, 25...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/09/26/met_6146.shtml
Metro
Across South Carolina

...federal court to review the case of a firefighter who is being ordered to quit his job after he married the daughter of a fire captain. Matt Cooper, who expects to start his last shift Sunday, filed a lawsuit against the city and asked Judge John C...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/07/16/met_458755.shtml
Metro
New mystery fiction features four writers' 'firsts'

...are absent from "Absent Friends" (Delacorte Press). The reputation of a popular and highly decorated New York fire captain who died during the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks is tarnished by a newspaper story hinting that the hero firefighter...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/10/19/art_431666.shtml
Arts
Artists learn to work in a post-Sept. 11 world

...the trade center cleanup. "The Guys," starring Sigourney Weaver and Anthony LaPaglia in the story of an editor and fire captain writing eulogies for rescuers killed in the trade center collapse, came out in limited release last spring. The French-produced...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/09/11/nat_386669.shtml
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