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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Denis Leary strikes sparks with a drama about firemen

...find a crazy naked junkie who doesn't even know these are firemen, he thinks they've come to steal his money and attacks them...charity. And he has long been pals with a crew of New York firemen who "I've seen go through a zillion different things, 9-11...

You remembered: Augusta's railroad past

...spanned 32 years, much of it on the passenger run from Augusta to Atlanta.He began his railroad career in 1922 at age 16 as a fireman shoveling coal before the trains became diesels. He drove his first diesel, probably during the 1950s, and we all went to...

You remembered: Trains once part of Augusta life

...railroad, where a train arrived from Atlanta bringing firefighting equipment. The crew claimed to have averaged 60 mph! That fireman deserved a medal! I'll bet he had never shoveled coal at that pace before!? Bill Paschal