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Appling fatal fire this morning

...understanding that there was one other person in the house at the time and that she was next door and was fine.The state fire marshal's office is investigating the cause of the blaze. Reach Scott Rouch at (706) 868-1222, ext. 116 orscott.rouch...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-07-31/appling-fatal-fire-morning
Fire investigators done at Marshall Square site

...Marshall Square Retirement Resort in Evans, but the investigation into the fatal June 2 blaze continues. The state fire marshal's office said Monday that it had released the facility back to its management company and owners, Resort Lifestyle...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-20/fire-investigators-done-marsh
Huge fire destroys Ga. warehouses

...enormous piles of wood pellets in each that smoldered as firefighters poured water onto them from above.Brunswick Fire Marshal Rhett Fairfield said someone called 911 about the fire just after 1 p.m. and that city firefighters found smoke coming...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-07-12/huge-fire-destroys-ga-warehouses
Retirement center staff not required to pass fire training in Georgia

...strikes."Laura Wright, a spokeswoman for the Georgia fire marshal's office, said personal care and assisted living...on fire safety.Wright said at this time the state fire marshal's office is not considering requiring retirement staffers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-06-19/retirement-center-staff-not-r
New Georgia laws take effect today, most notably a higher gas tax

...legalization of fireworks sales. They'll be taxed, and shops selling them will be inspected by local and state fire marshals.SOLAR FINANCING: A law passed unanimously removes a legal hurdle to financing solar panels for homeowners, small...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-06-30/new-georgia-laws-take-ef
Marshall Square residents say fire plan never discussed

...similar retirement resorts across the country. He did not return phone calls seeking comment Friday.The Columbia County Fire Marshal's office would not comment on the fire plan Friday. Co lum bia County Fire Rescue Chief Doug Cooper said the plan...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-06-12/marshall-square-residents-say
A top-to-bottom disaster

...sound of a fire alarm ? despite warnings from local fire marshals that the policy violated fire codes.One doesn't...considering officials with Columbia County Fire Rescue and Fire Marshal departments had advised the company months earlier...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-06-11/top-bottom-disaster
Monitoring company slow to call about Marshall Square fire

...added assistance because the fire was so large and involved a fatality, said Laura Wright, a spokeswoman for the state fire marshal's office.Dorothy Carpenter, a 91-year-old resident, was found dead in her third-floor apartment. Another...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-06-03/monitoring-company-slow-call-
Marshall Square Retirement Resort warned against shelter in place fire policy

...e-mails to the Columbia County Fire Marshal's Office, obtained by The Augusta...an open records request, Deputy Fire Marshal Jerry Baldwin said he counseled...physician, said he complained to the fire marshal because he was worried about the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-06-10/marshall-square-retire
Authorities begin securing Marshall Square fire site

...Administrative Chief Jeremy Wallen said the department is no longer involved in the scene and has turned it over to the state fire marshal's office.Morris said once the security measures are in place, deputies will continue to keep the facility on concentrated...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-06-05/authorities-begin-securing-ma