Rants & Raves

...Washington Road was a horrific car accident. Injured person lying on stretcher on the ground with a blanket. I witnessed a fireman take off his coat and cover the injured person. God Bless you, sir, for your kindness and service. Hope all are OK. DIVERSITY...

John Wynne Sr.

...involved in serving as a good citizen of Sardis, Wynne was elected city councilman for several terms. He was a volunteer fireman for 20 years, serving as chief for many of those years. He was a member of the American Legion Post 180 and Alexander Masonic...

Rants & Raves

...money to pave all of the streets and fix all the sewer pipes.I LIVE UP AT THE LAKE and I have some fine neighbors. One is a fireman named Dino and another lady is Tina. They bring me firewood so I can keep warm during the winter. I sure do appreciate it...

Back firemen's eating-out policy

I would like to respond to letter writer Millard Gooding who opposes the firemen's eating-out policy. I have never heard such an absurd accusation in reference to the wasting of tax dollars. Our firefighters...

Opinion columns
Check S.C. firemen

Just as pedophiles tend to look for work around children, arsonists like to get jobs on fire departments. As firemen they are uniquely positioned to sharpen their arsonists' skills and to be the last suspected of starting a fire. Especially vulnerable...

SC firefighter faces sex charge

COLUMBIA- A Columbia fireman has been arrested and accused of criminal sexual conduct with a minor. Multiple media outlets reported that 53-year-old Brian...

Fire Department, responders pull girl, 12, from Augusta canal

A 12-year-old girl has been hospitalized after being pulled from the Augusta Canal by Augusta firemen and first responders Wednesday after she fell into the water and was trapped by the current.About 7:12 p.m., the Augusta...

Erias Calhoun

...years Mr. Calhoun worked in construction, followed by faithfully serving the New York City Board of Education as a School Fireman for twenty seven years. Erias was the patriarch of his family with a vivacious spirit. He leaves to cherish fond loving memories...

Rants & Raves

...Augusta Fire Department for the gift basket of fruit every year and the gift card they give the elderly ladies and the ex-fireman. Thank you for doing this for us. God bless all of you. RANT FOR the Ellen DeGeneres show. You had Jane Fonda on there...

You Remembered: Augusta's movie theaters

...by military policemen from Camp Gordon as well as city police. The MPs pulled hoses and carried pots of steaming coffee to firemen made weary by the blaze, which took more than three hours to extinguish. Ice formed on the firefighters' ladders, hampering...