Baby born in Georgia Wal-Mart

...a.m. Tuesday in the Wal-Mart Supercenter on Mansell Road in Roswell.Ken Simpson, regional director for the Rural/Metro ambulance company, says the woman delivered her baby inside the store before paramedics could arrive.The Atlanta...

Rural/Metro will purchase Augusta competitor

...is a good chance it will be a Rural/Metro Corporation ambulance. The Arizona-based...spokesman for Richmond Ambulance. "Rural/Metro happened to make the best offer...become final before Christmas. Rural/Metro officials say they will invite...

Rural/Metro too slow, ineffective

...reading The Chronicle's editorials concerning the Rural/Metro and Gold Cross ambulance services, I feel it necessary to tell about my recent experience with Rural/Metro. Last September, I contacted 911 to request ambulance...

Opinion columns
Rural/Metro adds ambulances

...County emergencies next year as Rural/Metro adds eight new vehicles to its...division general manager for Rural/Metro. Standards in the service's...the time, Mr. Hooten said. Rural/Metro now uses six ambulances at all...

Ambulance service faces lack of funds

Rural/Metro Ambulance is asking for $625,000 a...county emergency medical services system. Rural/Metro subcontracted with University Hospital...Hooten, division general manager for Rural/Metro. For the first two years, it worked...

Ambulance panel finds no harm

...any patients suffered because Rural/Metro Ambulance did not turn some 911...service. But still hanging over Rural/Metro is a question about whether it...those patients suffered because Rural/Metro answered the call. Gold Cross...

Continues ambulance service debate

...newspaper only to find another slam against Rural/Metro Ambulance Service. I work for Rural/Metro, and I am proud of where and who I work...Chronicle readers need to be reminded that Rural/Metro bought Richmond County Ambulance Service...

Opinion columns
Rescuing cronyism

...Commissioner Willie Mays, you'd think Rural/Metro Ambulance service is the worst...campaign to harass and discredit Rural/Metro for months now, and he's just...which once served Augusta before Rural/Metro. That service routinely picked...

Opinion columns | Augusta-Richmond County Commission
Ambulance service won't renew contract

Rural/Metro Ambulance won't bid on providing ambulance...Doss, the interim general manager for Rural/Metro, said the company made the decision...after the end of this year," he said. Rural/Metro has been providing ambulance service...

Paramedic answers call to give

...On the surface, it would seem Rural/Metro paramedic Lisa Scott would rather...and she knows what they need," Rural/Metro spokeswoman and dispatcher Valerie...said. Ms. Spratlin and other Rural/Metro co-workers sometimes help with...