Augusta-Richmond County Fire Department tests potential firefighters

The Augusta-Richmond County Fire Department is adding much-needed personnel to its ranks.More than 30 new firefighters have been in the application and training process...

Augusta-Richmond County Fire Department to use smaller truck for first-responder calls

...prices affect budgets. To combat the rising cost of fuel without compromising the service of the Augusta-Richmond County Fire Department, Chief Chris James said it is going to begin using smaller vehicles for first-responder calls.Starting...

Vacant mobile home destroyed in fire

...responded to the 4100 block of Wallie Drive, where a trailer was fully engulfed in flames, according to Richmond County Fire Department spokeswoman Dee Griffin."The structure had been vacant and empty for a long time," Griffin said.No...

Brent Pittman

...EMT and Cardiac Tech for the Kings Columbia County Ambulance Service, a former firefighter with the West Richmond County Fire Department. He was an accomplished pilot who enjoyed flying with his best friend, Steve Reeves. He also loved to build...

Grand Jury report

...called the Augusta-Richmond County Fire Department in the consolidated government...were sent to Augusta-Richmond County Fire Department, attention Katrice Bryant...addressed to the Augusta-Richmond County Fire Department. On July 19, 1999...

Richmond fire officials ask for evaluation extension

The Richmond County fire department is up for evaluation, but officials have asked the national...possible, that's why the organization is allowing the Richmond County Fire Department an opportunity to improve it's grade, she said. In...

Study, fire chief urge more hiring

The Augusta-Richmond County Fire Department was one of the few government agencies that...recommendations Study recommendations for the Augusta-Richmond County Fire Department: Eliminate the significant service overlap...

Metro | Augusta-Richmond County Commission
Phone charity no hoax

The Augusta-Richmond County Fire Department's phone lines, including the emergency number, is being tied up by callers complaining about firefighters asking for money...

Answering the call

...for becoming a firefighter in the Augusta-Richmond County Fire Department: Must be 18 or older Must have a high school...full-fledged firefighters. The Augusta-Richmond County Fire Department will hold a recruitment day at 10 a.m...

Local and area briefs

...questioned in arson incidents\r\rAugusta-Richmond County fire department investigators have interviewed a suspect in...report any information, call the Augusta-Richmond County Fire Department at 821-2900.\r\rJury to consider rape...