Tom Whitfield Jr.

...School and coached the Boys' Basketball Team. Mr. Whitfield, a United States Navy Veteran of World War II, was a retired Fireman and past Columbia County Sheriff. He was a member of Harlem Baptist Church. Survivors include his wife of over 64 years...

Larry Cunningham

...Masonic Lodge #174 AFM, the Augusta Shrine Club and the Carpenter's Millwrights Local Union, #283, Augusta, GA. A Fireman's Funeral will be held on Wednesday at 3 o'clock in Bath First Baptist Church with Revs. Herb Sons and Roland Smith officiating...


...Center at 1941 Lumpkin Road.Demolition Ax, Chic Donovan, Anthony Henry, Ethan Case, Ken Lee, the Masked Superstar and Da Fireman are among the wrestlers scheduled to appear.Others on the card are Da Russian, La Parker, The Doinkser, Wild Man Mike...

Winter takes heavy toll on nation's pipes, pavement and road-repair budgets

...flooded several blocks, trapping cars that included a taxi. The cab driver had to be plucked out by rescue workers."The fireman came and got me out - put me on his shoulder," Michael Hooks said. "Thank you, Detroit firemen."The western Illinois...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Anniversary calls for look back at 50 years in journalism

...thank you letter and sent me a large photo of the huge ship with its sails raised at sea.And on the police beat I met a city fireman who played guitar in the Dixie Show Boys country band that featured a young singer named LaWanda Lindsey.Lindsey, who became...

Charleston's great quake of 1886 wreaked havoc in Augusta, too

...were flattened and more than a thousand feet of railroad track was torn up. One passenger train was derailed, killing the fireman and the engineer. Another train pulling stock cars plunged into 40 feet of water, drowning one crewman and four horses...

Insure firemen, police, rescuers

...recently I heard the story of Kyle Ledbetter, the young volunteer fireman from Beech Island who sustained severe injury in a fall while...Veterans Affairs Hospital in the care of another volunteer fireman ... who also was paralyzed due to spinal injury incurred...

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Volunteer fireman caught after standoff Atlanta -- Streets around the state Capital were closed for about four hours Saturday after a distraught volunteer fireman with a gun parked a car near the building and threatened to kill himself...

Military milestones

- Navy Fireman Joseph S. Rose, son of Margaret M. and Wayne A. Rose, of Augusta, recently completed basic training at Recruit Training Command...

Richmond Neighbors | Hephzibah High School

Augusta-Richmond County fireman Harmon Brown pays tribute at a candlelight remembrance for 37 Georgia firefighters that died in 1998. The service was held during...