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Ex-Atlanta fire chief brings suit against city, mayor

ATLANTA - The former Atlanta fire chief who was fired after self-publishing...did not write in his capacity as fire chief, although he said he asked and was...beliefs while identifying himself as fire chief and gave the book to co-workers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-02-18/ex-atlanta-fire-chief-brings-
Augusta fire personnel attend Macon firefighter's funeral

Augusta Fire Chief Chris James and two dozen other personnel traveled to Macon, Ga., on Monday in a show of support for the Macon-Bibb Fire Depart...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-02-16/augusta-fire-personnel-attend
Mayor's power play unites commission against him

...burned up to learn through the media that he wants to hire and fire department heads and appoint the city attorney, fire chief and EMA director, all of whom would answer to him.He also wants a veto over commission decisions and the power of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2015-02-21/mayors-power-pl
Bill to legalize fireworks opposed

...the Georgia Nursing Association, American Academy of Pediatrics, the Georgia Alliance to Stop Fireworks and Marietta Fire Chief Jackie Gibbs.The committee delayed a vote until the bills are combined and changed to allow local governments to regulate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-02-17/bill-legalize-fireworks-
Fired Atlanta fire chief speaks at Augusta church

...after seven years as Atlanta's fire chief for distributing his self-published...became a firefighter. He served as fire chief of Shreveport, La., before becoming Atlanta's fire chief in 2008. In 2009, he was appointed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-01-18/fired-atlanta-fire-chief-spea
Fired Atlanta fire chief to give testimony at Abilene Baptist

...when he heard the former Atlanta fire chief's story at an executive committee...night.Cochran became Atlanta's fire chief in 2008, and in 2009, he was appointed...had been suspended as Atlanta's fire chief for distributing to employees a book...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2015-01-16/fired-atlanta-fire-chief
Bibb County firefighter killed, 5 others hurt in blaze

...treated for smoke inhalation, and the other for smoke inhalation and burns on his hand, authorities said.Augusta Fire Chief Chris James said members of his department made numerous visits to the burn center Thurs day to check on the three firefighters...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-02-12/bibb-county-firefighter-kille
Controversial former Atlanta Fire Chief to speak at Abilene Baptist

Former Atlanta Fire Chief Kelvin Cochran will speak at Abilene Baptist Church at 6:30 p.m. Sunday.Cochran was fired last week following a month-long...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2015-01-12/controversial-former-atl
Some city departments say lessons were learned from ice storm

...an "incomplete draft" that listed Traffic Engi neering and Solid Waste as the departments in charge.A year later, Fire Chief Chris James says Augusta's Emer gen cy Management Agen cy has overhauled its operations to address the problems it...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-02-11/some-city-departments-sa
Faith Calendar

...include Mayor Hardie Davis, former Mayor Deke Copenhaver, Augusta Commission members, Sheriff Richard Roundtree, Fire Chief Chris James, Richmond County Superintendent of Schools Angela Pringle, City Administrator Janice Allen Jackson and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2015-01-16/faith-calendar