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Olin L. Lindsey (WASHINGTON, Ga.)

...the Signal Corps. He was a well known pioneer in three professions in Georgia-in forest protection, as the first forest ranger in Wilkes County, in Georgia Farm Bureau Federation, and in Blue Cross/Blue Shield. He retired while living in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/02/11/obi_116198.shtml
Obituaries
Upper Hudson River opening to canoeists

...sometimes Class IV whitewater, big rapids normally traveled in large, guided rafts, down to the takeout in North River.Forest ranger Arthur Perryman, who paddled along in a solo boat and tested some rapids before the rest followed, said it's important...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/2013-05-18/upper-hudson-river-openi
Ranger's work fulfills a dream from childhood

...my dream in life was to be a forest ranger or a game warden -- and forestry...fishing." What does he do? "A forest ranger is a wildland firefighter with...my dream in life was to be a forest ranger or a game warden -- and forestry...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/03/30/met_516423.shtml
Metro
Across Georgia

...officials said. Firefighters fought the blaze throughout the night. It started around noon Wednesday. District Forest Ranger Frank Sorrells said Thursday that the blaze was about 80 percent contained, although officials still were concerned...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/03/23/met_121415.shtml
Metro
Quick hits

...823-3223. 'open season' ON DVD RELEASED: Jan. 30 THE PLOT: This funny movie stars a bear, Boog, who lives with a forest ranger. Boog saves Elliot, a deer, from death by a hunter, and Elliot follows Boog around, getting Boog into trouble...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/04/24/xtr_125826.shtml
Xtreme
Engineering partners take pride in what they have built

...never considered civil engineering before his appointment with a guidance counselor in high school. He wanted to be a forest ranger, something he calls "the next best thing to being a firefighter."His guidance counselor, however, suggested...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/your-business/2011-09-04/engineering-
Lack of funds might be slowing response

...jobs, according to spokeswoman Sharon Dolliver, dropping to 686 employees today from 893. Most of those are likely forest ranger jobs. A 2003 independent analysis also shows that the commission is chronically underfunded. In fact, the agency's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/05/18/met_128903.shtml
Metro
Additional area news

...Commission said Friday the three fires set in the area Wednesday were set intentionally, said David Widener, Aiken County forest ranger. He said investigators are working with North Augusta Public Safety, but there were no suspects as of Saturday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/07/26/met_234326.shtml
Metro
City chief knows politics

...we really are. Coming from outside, it's easy to see." In the words of Fred Russell "I always wanted to be a forest ranger. My lifetime ambition is to be a Class A fire boss, one of the guys with the forest service that flies all over the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/01/09/met_439458.shtml
Metro | Augusta-Richmond County Commission
Expert warns of third year of drought

...Forestry Commission's "drought index" for the region is only about 100 -- very low, explained Tommy Hewell, forest ranger for the commission's Athens district. "It's gotten better in the past month or so," Ranger Hewell said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/03/02/met_282233.shtml
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