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Many leap to safety, avoid Ga. fire

...that engulfed much of the building.Gwinnett County fire officials say firefighters were called to the Sinclair apartments...minor injuries. No other injuries were reported. Fire officials say eight units sustained heavy fire damage, and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-08-10/many-leap-safety-avoid-ga-fire
Truck explodes in downtown Savannah

...closed off several blocks around Franklin Square for more than an hour immediately after the explosion. But once fire officials confirmed there was no danger to the public, streets were reopened. The investigation into the cause of the explosion...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-07-02/truck-explodes-downtown-sava
Columbia County Fire Rescue extinguishes structure fire in Grovetown

Columbia County Fire Rescue extinguished a structure fire Thursday afternoon in Grovetown.About 6:30 p.m., firefighters responded to Flint Equipment Co. at 1900 William Few Parkway, according to fire department officials.Fire officials said there were no injuries.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-18/columbia-county-fire-rescue-
A top-to-bottom disaster

...months earlier, in writing, to change the policy.Fire officials had been tipped off to Marshall Square's counterintuitive...policy's end right then and there. Sadly, it wasn't.Fire officials said they had to reiterate their position that the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-06-11/top-bottom-disaster
Augusta man charged with arson in couch fire

An Augusta man was accused of arson by fire officials who say he set fire to a couch at Bon Air Apartments late Monday.According to a Richmond County Sheriff's Office incident report...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-07-07/augusta-man-charged-ar
Arrest in Atlanta hotel fire

...about 50 people escaped the blaze.Conditions of the nine people taken to hospitals were not available early Monday. Fire officials say the firefighter is expected to be fine.It is unclear if Solomon has a lawyer.___

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-22/arrest-atlanta-hotel-fire
Marshall Square Retirement Resort warned against shelter in place fire policy

...resort continued to instruct residents to stay in their rooms and wait in the event of a fire, despite being warned by fire officials in January that the policy was against fire safety codes, according to former residents of Marshall Square and officials...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-06-10/marshall-square-retire
Monitoring company slow to call about Marshall Square fire

...hours after it began, according to a Co lumbia County fire official.Fire Department Bat talion Chief Jeremy Wallen said...long that stuff would stay cold," Freehof said. Fire officials confirmed that everything in the insulated coolers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-06-03/monitoring-company-slow-call-
Martinez home heavily damaged in afternoon fire

A Martinez home was heavily damaged by fire Friday afternoon, Columbia County fire officials said.Firefighters were called to 406 Padrick Street in Martinez just after 3:30 p.m., when a resident of the home heard...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-03-27/martinez-home-heavily-
Blast injures 2 SC firefighters

...S.C. -- Two firefighters have been injured after a wall collapsed on them at the scene of a Rock Hill house fire.Officials tell local media outlets that the firefighters were working to put out the fire Monday afternoon when the wall fell...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-24/blast-injures-2-sc-firefight