Augusta firefighters battle through summer heat

...Williams speaks for many of the firefighters at Augusta Station No. 8 when he says summer is the hardest time of year...replenish fluids begins at home, then carries over to Station No. 8."She may do it subconsciously, but my wife...

Fire department to install smoke detectors Saturday

...areas," said American Red Cross of Augusta Executive Director Jennifer Pennington.Volunteers will gather at Fire Station No. 1 at 1 Broad Street and then walk to nearby communities to install smoke alarms in homes, according to Fire Department...

Fire department seeks Augusta Commission's approval for ladder-truck refurbishment

...truck, purchased in the early 1990s, has sat dormant at Station No. 3 on Reynolds Street since it developed mechanical problems...Augusta. Within the past year, he's added one to Station No. 19 on Brown Road, which was the first aerial ladder...

Public safety officials push for new radio system

...the towers in South Carolina.He said his department is contemplating how to go about purchasing a taller antenna for Station No. 15 on Flowing Wells Road, which is plagued with communication problems because of the growth of foliage in the area...

Event to recognize Augusta firefighters, emergency responders, military

...which is sponsored by the Southeastern Firefighters Burn Foundation and other local groups, will be held at Augusta Fire Station No. 8, 1898 Highland Ave., from 5-7 p.m.The community is invited to meet local firefighters, emergency medical...

Damaged Fire Station No. 9 reopens

Augusta-Richmond County Fire Station No. 9 reopened Monday after being closed for repairs...work.Ladder Truck 2, which used to run out of Station No. 9, will stay at Station No. 10, as part of a plan James implemented to...

Stations' design is modern move

Station No. 7, situated at the corner of Troupe...the following three stations in 2002: Station No. 1 Located near the intersection of Watkins...former coverage area of Sand Bar Ferry Road Station No. 19 at a new location near the intersection...

Metro | Augusta-Richmond County Commission
Firefighters take on variety of calls

...work to be done for the men of Fire Station No. 8. The firefighters drive their...firefighters turn around and head back to Station No. 8. They will respond to two more...site. Although the firefighters of Station No. 8 said they respond to each call...

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Augusta fire station's repairs set despite likely move

...to spend almost $100,000 to repair damages at Fire Station No. 9, even though it is likely to be rebuilt in a new...but that is likely years away.Alexander Drive's Station No. 10 was the newest to be rebuilt and was unveiled in...

Going to waste

...bins. For example, at Augusta Fire Station No. 8 at Central Avenue and Iris Road...bins. For example, at Augusta Fire Station No. 8 at Central Avenue and Iris Road...bins. For example, at Augusta Fire Station No. 8 at Central Avenue and Iris Road...