Divers recover body of truck driver in Augusta Canal

...the state Department of Natural Resources aided in the search. Wayne Taylor, the battalion chief of the Richmond County Fire Department, said rescuers used underwater sonar technology to find the body.The tractor-trailer was at least the...

Manhole cover causes detour on Greene Street

...10th streets because a manhole cover blew off, according to a news release from Sgt. Michael McDaniel.Richmond County Fire Department was on scene and investigating. Deputies were directing traffic on the 900 and 1000 blocks of Greene Street...

Kenneth Ezzyk Sr.

...Catherine Ezzyk. Kenneth served in the Army for 6 years and the Navy for 7 years. He retired from Augusta Richmond County Fire Department after 25 years of service and from the University Hospital as a security guard. He was a member of Cornerstone...

Apartment fire takes life of Augusta man

...statement.Tillman's body was sent to GBI's Atlanta Lab for a Friday autopsy, the statement said.The Richmond County Fire Department and Sheriff's Office are still investigating the blaze, according to the statement.

Fumes send 14 workers at Teleperformace USA to Augusta hospital

...Wylds Road were sent to the hospital Thursday after ventilation issues caused breathing problems.Augusta-Richmond County Fire Department Special Operations Chief Wayne Taylor said the problem at Teleperformance USA appears to have originated after...

Tuesday's propane tank fire still under investigation

...cause of a trailer fire which set off several propane tanks Tuesday afternoon is still under investigation, Richmond County Fire Department officials confirmed Wednesday.The storage trailer outside Turner Transportation Specialists at 1494 Wrightsboro...

Ice storm brought our community together

...community came together to help one another. Officers with the Richmond County Sheriff's Office, the Augusta-Richmond County Fire Department and other first responders worked around the clock to help those in need. Regular citizens were checking...

Vacant house catches fire in Richmond County

...of Ellis Street.Fire crews responded about 7:30, according to Chris Reid, a battalion chief for the Richmond County Fire Department. It took 20 to 25 minutes to contain it, and there were no injuries."Right now, we have no idea what...

Dale Meno

...2014, Lt. Dale R. Meno, 54, husband of Rhonda L. Meno. Mr. Meno was a firefighter for the Augusta- Richmond County Fire Department for the last 34 years. He was a member of St. Teresa of Avila Catholic Church. His memory endures with...

Ralph Sanders

...Augusta, GA. He retired from the Augusta Richmond County Fire Department after more than 30 years of service. He was...pallbearers will be members of the Augusta Richmond County Fire Department. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions...