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Hancock County's historic courthouse burns

SPARTA, Ga. - The state fire marshal will investigate a Monday morning fire that gutted Hancock County's historic courthouse, destroying records and forcing many...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-11/hancock-countys-historic-cou
NASCAR driver draws big crowd to new bargain store in Aiken

...him."I know that they had to have a count at the beginning to just make sure we didn't go over capacity by the fire marshal," said Micha Millwood, the store's customer service supervisor.Aiken residents Evelyn Morris and Chris Parnell...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-08-06/nascar-driv
Fire damages south Georgia town

...back and fix it. We're not good right now, but we will be."He doesn't have to look far for an example. The other half of the block burned in 1983 and has been rebuilt.State and local fire marshals are investigating the blaze.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-06/fire-damages-south-ga-town
Teen's body pulled from Ga. reservoir

...body was pulled from the Cedar Creek Reservoir northeast of Atlanta on Thursday as Juan Carlos Salazar. Hall County Fire Marshal Scott Cagle tells The Atlanta Journal-Constitution that the reservoir was marked with "no swimming" signs and secured...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-05-23/teens-body-pulled-ga-reservo
Officials: Increase in arson reports doesn't indicate a problem

...We don't have a lot of arson cases in Columbia County," he said. "Usually, when we do, we'll call the state fire marshal's office to investigate. Most of our fires are explainable."

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-05-25/officials-increase-ars
Hephzibah fire victim still unidentified

...to be a male victim inside.The body was taken to the GBI Crime Lab in Atlanta on Thursday, but it could be a "lengthy process" before the body can be positively identified, Bowen said.The state fire marshal's office is assisting.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-05-08/hephzibah-fire-victim-
Soldier saves children from Chattahoochee River

...rocks," she said. "He still had his phone and keys in his pocket. His phone was ruined, but the kids were safe."Fire Marshal Ricky Shores said they were grateful Lamoreaux was there to help. Shores said that if he had not acted quickly, the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-03-19/soldier-saves-children-chattahooche
Amtrak train with 218 aboard goes off tracks in SC

...on the cause as investigators from several agencies and work crews converged at the site.Spartanburg County Deputy Fire Marshal Tony Barnett told AP by phone that the cars had derailed.The two locomotives of Train 20 remained upright and on the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2013-11-25/amtrak-train-218-aboard-goes-tracks
Georgia-Carolina fair begins 10-day run

...the only volunteers. The fair also employs more than 100 paid workers, including about 40 sheriff's deputies and fire marshals. Strates also hires local workers to help with the carnival."Not only are we a community event, we are an economic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-10-18/georgia-carolina-fair-begins-
Firefighters canvass Aiken neighborhood to raise fire safety awareness

...from the South Caro lina State Fire Marshal's Office told the Aiken resident...through a grant from the state fire marshal's office."Aiken is one of...starting this project with," state Fire Marshal Shane Ray said.Ten people died...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-03-15/firefighters-canvass-aiken-ne