Bubba and Condi play round

...Sunday.It was Watson's big drive that impressed spectators most."Wow, he hits it far," said Mark Spade, a medical technician from San Antonio, as Watson's tee shot buzzed overhead. "Augusta National never ceases to amaze me."Spade's...

Rekindle Christmas spirit

...why I was there, and he immediately went to the man, helped him and called for medical assistance. An emergency medical technician and a firefighter came out of the fire station and started to treat his injury. At that point I saw that I could...

Coroner's office seeks smooth running after overhaul

...where property is found. Any items taken back to the office must be handed over by a deputy sheriff, an emergency medical technician or a family member.Someone must then sign off on the receipt, which is again signed by another person before...

Attacks on health-care workers, nurses, doctors spark alarm

ATLANTA -- Nurses, doctors, emergency medical technicians and other health-care workers get punched, bit and slammed into walls while doing their jobs, and a legislative panel is considering...

'Keying mistake' leads to overpaid firefighters in Augusta

...staffer was manually inputting an overtime calculation for firefighters who are certified as paramedics or emergency medical technicians."It was a mistake, just like any other," she said. "It was a keying mistake that was made."Firefighters...

Commission approves fire department salary increase

...to James' proposal, it costs about $23,000 to train new recruits to be certified firefighters and emergency medical technicians. A class of 25 new recruits could cost as much as $575,000.Commissioner Bill Fen noy suggested the department...

Augusta Fire Department chief submits salary proposal to public safety committee

...spokeswoman Dee Griffin said.It costs about $23,000 to train new recruits to be certified firefighters and emergency medical technicians. A class of 25 new recruits could cost as much as $575,000 to train.Once those firefighters make their way...

Citizens can lobby legislators successfully

...emergency room because they were afraid of getting arrested, which was ultimately the case. When the emergency-medical technicians arrived, they could have saved him had they carried and been authorized to use a powerful antidote called naloxone...

2 shot outside James Brown Arena

...black men, one of a slender build and the other heavy-set.Richmond County sheriff's deputies and emergency medical technicians were called to the arena about 11:05 p.m., a spokeswoman said.

Lincoln County deputy had early love for law enforcement

...skills outside of law enforcement. As a trained first responder, it's not uncommon to see Mason beat emergency medical technicians to the scene to render aid.It's all part of what Wallen says is Mason's desire to help others, no matter...