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Forest Service Experts Denied From Attending International Fire Congress Conference

Wed, 11/01/2017 - 23:04
(Missoulin) Several of Missoula’s top federal fire scientists have been denied permission to attend the International Fire Congress later this month, leading conference organizers to suspect censorship of climate-related research. “Anyone who has anything related to climate-change research — right away was rejected,” said Timothy Ingalsbee of the Association for Fire Ecology, a nonprofit group putting ...

Fundraiser Created To Help Injured Awendaw-McClellanville Firefighter

Tue, 10/31/2017 - 08:14
Charleston, SC – A verified GoFundMe link has been created to help Awendaw-McClellanville Firefighter Lauren Cook. Cook was injured in a motor vehicle accident when her vehicle left the roadway after swerving to avoid striking a dog in the roadway. You can read the original story HERE. Greetings! My name is Mary Moravek. I’m a firefighter ...

City of Goose Creek Fire Department FF/EMT Robby Brannon Memorial Video

Mon, 10/30/2017 - 18:40
Goose Creek, SC – Today, firefighters from all over the state converged to attend a service to celebrate the life of City of Goose Creek Fire Department Firefighter/EMT Robby Brannon. This video was created with photos taken at today’s service.   Video Credit: Colt Roy – SConFire.com Staff  

City of Goose Creek Fire Department Firefighter Robby Brannon Service Announcement

Sat, 10/28/2017 - 13:00
EDITOR’S NOTE: A previous version of the Obituary for Firefighter/EMT Brannon was published by the funeral home that listed the service location as Northwood’s Baptist Church in North Charleston. Please note that this information is incorrect. The service will be held at Northwood Church located at 4020 2nd Avenue, Summerville, SC. We have embedded a map ...

Go Fund Me Created For Fallen SCHP Trooper’s Family

Wed, 10/25/2017 - 13:05
Go Fund Me link: https://www.gofundme.com/trooper-daniel-rebman Early Tuesday morning, Trooper Daniel Keith Rebman of the South Carolina Highway Patrol was struck and critically injured.  He was sitting stationary in his patrol vehicle on the emergency lane of I-385 near Greenville, S.C. when he was struck from behind by a pick-up truck. Details on the incident can be ...