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Government takeover planned for Martinez-Columbia Fire Rescue

The privately operated Martinez-Columbia Fire Rescue is expected to turn over operations to the Columbia County government soon.The department's board of directors voted on the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2012-10-18/government-takeover-plan
Martinez-Columbia Fire Rescue practice rope rescues

Martinez-Columbia Fire Rescue workers were out to learn the ropes Thursday in training exercises near Mullins Crossing shopping center on Washington Road in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-03-22/martinez-columbia-fire-rescue
Martinez-Columbia Fire Rescue officials seek information on fires

Martinez-Columbia Fire Rescue officials are asking the public for help gathering information...are considered incendiary, but not yet considered arson, Martinez-Columbia Fire Rescue spokesman Jeremy Wallen said. "A person started the fires...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2012-01-18/martinez-columbia-fire
Saving life part of night's work for Martinez-Columbia Fire Rescue

The call came in at 11:15 p.m. Thursday. The Martinez-Columbia Fire Rescue's shift 3 headed out to a reported structure fire at Petersburg Place Town Homes on Petersburg Circle.On the way, the team...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-11-20/saving-life-part-nights-work-
Community to pause, remember fateful day

...terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center, but Martinez-Columbia Fire Rescue Battalion Chief Dino Cesarini said it doesn't...on 9/11 we never forget," he said.The Martinez-Columbia Fire Rescue headquarters will be one of many places around...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2010-09-10/community-pause-remember-fate
Metro
Thomas Dale McPherson (EVANS, Ga.)

...was an active and full time Firefighter with Martinez-Columbia Fire Rescue and a member of Lewis Memorial United Methodist...grave. Pallbearers will be members of the Martinez-Columbia Fire Rescue Honor Guard. Honorary pallbearers will be...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/03/20/obi_121047.shtml
Obituaries
Thomas Dale McPherson (EVANS, Ga.)

...was an active and full time Firefighter with Martinez-Columbia Fire Rescue and a member of Lewis Memorial United Methodist...grave. Pallbearers will be members of the Martinez-Columbia Fire Rescue Honor Guard. Honorary pallbearers will be...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/03/21/obi_121176.shtml
Obituaries
Amasiah Ray Bass (APPLING, Ga.)

...Honor Guards. Honorary Pallbearers will be Martinez Columbia Fire Rescue. In lieu of flowers, donations to Martinez Columbia Fire Rescue, 3910 DeSoto Dr., Martinez, GA 30907...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/06/06/obi_84285.shtml
Obituaries
Fire damages Martinez home suspected of being meth lab

...said. "Mike (Russell) was hollering, 'Call 911!' I could feel the heat in the middle of my yard."Martinez-Columbia Fire Rescue Assistant Chief Jim Champion said firefighters put out the fire in two to three minutes.County fire officials...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2013-08-14/fire-damages-martinez-
Fire destroys Evans home

A fire destroyed an Evans home Wednesday afternoon.Martinez-Columbia Fire Rescue workers were called shortly before 1 p.m. to the house at 4165 Bridlewood Trail, in Bridlewood subdivision off Furys Ferry...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-08-29/fire-destroys-evans-home