Mark Relken II

...Mich. He served with Honor in the U. S. Army during the Korean War. Mark served as a Volunteer Fireman with the Martinez Fire Dept. for many years and retired as a Postal Carrier for the United States Postal Service. Survivors include, son...

Gas leak closes Wrightsboro Road near Grovetown

...Tucker said repair crews from Atlanta Gas Light were called in and two nearby homes were evacuated as a precaution.Martinez Fire Department firefighters responded to the scene just before 4 p.m. along with Columbia County sheriff's deputies...

Which direction will you take now?

...services, volunteered with the fire department and climbed the ranks. He now serves as the training chief of the Martinez Fire Department. His former classmate Donnie Porter, a Richmond County school guidance and testing coordinator, recalls...

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Man faces air-quality indictment

...violations. A Columbia County grand jury's indictments against Jimmy L. Gray, 55, stem from a June incident in which Martinez Fire Department and Columbia County sheriff's officers responded to a fire call at his property at 4824 Hereford Road...

Across the area

...Drive, Evans; Martinez-Columbia Fire Rescue headquarters, 3910 Desoto Drive, Martinez; fire department station 3, 703 Furys Ferry Road, Martinez; fire department station 4, 4590 Oakley Pirkle Road, Martinez; and fire department station...

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Outdoors calendar

...S. Coast Guard Auxiliary will offer its one-day "About Boating Safety" course from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Martinez Fire & Rescue Headquarters, 3910 Desoto Drive, Martinez. Completion of the course satisfies the mandatory boating education...

Across the area

...Columbia County firefighters battled a fire Sunday afternoon at a two-story house in Evans. According to Columbia-Martinez Fire Rescue spokeswoman Honey Shore, emergency personnel were called to 2509 Skeeter Lane, near Blanchard and Washington...

Caution key with heaters

...from acting carelessly. "Fire prevention programs pay off," said Lt. Lee Irwin, fire prevention officer for the Martinez Fire Department, which serves 90 percent of Columbia County. The last time someone died in a fire in Columbia County was...

Across the area

...Boating safety course is open to families A boating safety course will be held from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at Martinez Fire and Rescue headquarters, 3910 Desoto Drive in Martinez. The course, conducted by the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary...

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Across the area

...safety course planned for Saturday A boating-safety course will be offered from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at Martinez Fire and Rescue headquarters, 3910 Desoto Drive in Martinez. The course, conducted by the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary...

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