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 Glynn County Fire Department - Protectors of Life and Property Since 1952

 
   

 

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Glynn County, GA

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NEWS & HEADLINE ARCHIVE

Glynn firefighters battle heavily involved trailer fire

May 3, 2009

Helping Hand

April 28, 2009

House fire leaves family devastated

April 24, 2009

In working order

April 21, 2009

Take a swing on tax day

April 16, 2009

Teach children danger of playing with fire

April 2, 2009

Glynn County Fire Department Reports Year’s First Fatality (PSA)

March 25, 2009

Practicing for trouble down the road

March 19, 2009

Alarms no cause for alarm

March 17, 2009

Golden Isles Emerald Society Boot Drive (PSA)

March 13, 2009

Don’t be alarmed — it’s only a drill (PSA)

March 12, 2009

Police to crack down on violators (PSA)

 February 27, 2009

Donated masks to help rescue pets

 February 19, 2009

Firefighters Honored by Golden Isles Emerald Society

 February 18, 2009

Firefighter honored for fundraising

 February 7, 2009

High winds keep firefighter jumping

 February 5, 2009

Blazes keep county firefighters busy

 January 22, 2009

The best Christmas present....ever 

 January 5, 2009
New Years Wish January 1, 2009

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County opens new fire administration building

November 20, 2008

Man arrested after attacking EMTs

November 20, 2008

Rescuer saves children from fire

November 15, 2008

Club salutes firefighters

October 30, 2008

Home destroyed by fire

October 10, 2008

Firefighters train for high-rise blazes

October 1, 2008

Tide foils St. Simons firefighters

September 30, 2008

Fire destroys home on beach

September 30, 2008

Firefighters’ boot drive helps muscular dystrophy

August 30, 2008

Department responds to mid-morning fire

August 26, 2008

Glynn Firefighters to aid MDA (PSA)

August 24, 2008

Training with beach rescue equipment is joint effort

August 18, 2008

Personnel return from state conference

August 12, 2008

Log truck loses load

August 12, 2008

Rescuers defend their response time

July 25, 2008

Glynn residents to get test call (PSA)

July 24, 2008

Girls saved after being stranded on sandbar

July 24, 2008

Glynn Firefighters to aid MDA (PSA)

June 9, 2008

Firefighters ride to remember fallen

May 30, 2008

Wildfire threat remains

May 8, 2008

Barrel found on beach harmless

May 7, 2008

County, city train to avert disaster

April 25, 2008

Random Shots - "Hydrant Marking"

April 19, 2008
First shipboard firefighter class taught in Georgia April 15, 2008

Fire engines lead little league ball season opening day parades

April 6, 2008

The volunteer banquet: an annual tradition...

April 6, 2008

Department has busy day of public relations

April 6, 2008

Debris piles extinguished

March 22, 2008

Wildfire burns along Railroad

March 16, 2008

Random Shots - "Funeral"

March 9, 2008
Change your clock, change your batteries March 7, 2008

Fire takes everything

February 14, 2008

Glynn rushes aid to blast site

February 8, 2008

North county gets new ambulance

January 31, 2008

Random Shots - "Standing By"

January 27, 2008

2 hurt when cars, bus collide

January 26, 2008

Michael A. Humes obituary notice

January 25, 2008

Fire guts auto repair shop

January 16, 2008

All survive hard landing

January 4, 2008

Rural Glynn still relies on tankers in emergencies

January 2, 2008
New Years Wish January 1, 2008

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New Ambulance in service

December 31, 2007

Random Shots - "After the Fire"

December 30, 2007
Wallpaper featuring Santa Clause December 29, 2007

Random Shots - "Team Work"

December 12, 2007

Annual volunteer fundraiser gets underway

November 21, 2007
Glynn County Firefighter’s on Hand at Family Festival November 17, 2007
Police, fire officials team to clean up neighborhood November 15, 2007
It’s ALL for the children November 11, 2007
Wreck sends 3 to hospital November 9, 2007
Letters to the Editor...Thank you for saving my grandsons' life November 7, 2007
Officer praised for helping save baby October 30, 2007
Change Your Clock, Change Your Battery October 29, 2007
No Cause for alarm: Big truck headed to island October 20, 2007
MOMS Club of St Simons Island visits fire station October 17, 2007
Fire Prevention Week comes to a successful conclusion October 15, 2007
Firefighters Honored by Peers as Best of the Year October 10, 2007
Firefighters keep flames burning October 9, 2007
Department gears up for a successful FIRE PREVENTION WEEK October 7, 2007
Department responds to an early morning fire September 23, 2007
Damages from fire cost in thousands September 15, 2007
Hazmat team responds to call September 1, 2007
Brunswick News Editorial…Firefighters deserve utmost recognition July 31, 2007
Wallpaper featuring assorted images from the past July 25, 2007
Rescued pets owe lives to firefighters July 20, 2007
Wallpaper featuring assorted images from the past July 14, 2007
Firehouse fare July 13, 2007
Two fires in one night raise suspicion July 6, 2007
Safe & Happy 4th of July Wish July 3, 2007
Engine strikes chord with firefighters June 25, 2007
Glynn readying for crisis June 25, 2007
Letters to the Editor...Thanks to neighbors, Glynn County firemen June 20, 2007
Fire destroys home in St. Simons Island June 15, 2007
Huge house fire lights up St. Simons Island sky June 14, 2007
Letters to the Editor…Hats off to the Glynn County Fire Dept. June 6, 2007
Public officials: Teach children better fire safety June 5, 2007
Department presented with hand crafted table May 8, 2007
Volunteers recognized at annual banquet May 4, 2007
Jim Powell - Comic relief May 3, 2007
Fire chief needs more personnel May 3, 2007
Fines to be issued for burning debris April 28, 2007
Burning ban goes into effect April 27, 2007
Wildfires short-lived April 25, 2007
Into the Inferno - Glynn joins fire fight April 21, 2007
Glynn sends aid, issues local warnings April 20, 2007
Brantley blaze rages April 18, 2007
Fire out of control - Flames threat to homes near Nahunta April 17, 2007
Paper Fire Sparks Woodlands Outside Jesup April 16, 2007
McIntosh Counties’ Blount’s Pasture burns again April 9, 2007
Authorized burn gets out of control April 3, 2007
Car Ignites March 17, 2007
Change your clock, change your batteries March 10, 2007
House fire in remote area of County February 23, 2007
Pilot Lucky after Crash into Ocean February 9, 2007
Luxury home consumed by fire February 8, 2007
Wallpaper featuring turnout gear rack February 4, 2007
Fire guts island home February 3, 2007
Volunteers keep fires at bay January 3, 2007

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Oak Grove Fire December 26, 2006
9-1-1 Gets Upgrade December 14, 2006
Fireplace blaze leads to damage November 29, 2006
Cans for Kids Campaign November 28, 2006
Firefighters receive certification November 25, 2006
Firefighters of the Year October 20, 2006
Wallpaper featuring flaming Jack-o-lanterns October 20, 2006
Non-emergency calls raise concern September 26, 2006
Hazardous Probe August 22, 2006
Firefighters fight triple-threat blaze August 5, 2006
Fire Burns Buildings July 20, 2006
Busy Fourth of July for Department July 7, 2006
Safe & Happy 4th of July Wish July 2, 2006
Fireworks provide modest boom June 29, 2006
Wallpapers featuring vintage fire apparatus June 26, 2006
SPECIAL FEATURE...A firefighters' summer vacation June 26, 2006
Paint store burns June 23, 2006
Pay attention to lightning strikes during summer storms June 5, 2006
Burn House to be retired May 20, 2006
Wallpapers featuring pressurized container fire control class May 11, 2006
Pressurized containers…firefighters better prepared May 11, 2006
FLETC Presents GCFD Captain with Plaque May 1, 2006
Fire danger rising March 23, 2006
Drill prepares for disasters March 16, 2006
National firefighter safety stand down March 6, 2006
St. Simons laundry fire leaves $65,000 in damage February 10, 2006
Burn injuries are mostly preventable February 6, 2006
Occupants Leap to safety… January 28, 2006
Mobile home residents lose all in fire January 19, 2006
Plant fire quickly doused January 5, 2006

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Smoke, Fire, Destruction December 28, 2005
Safety officials urge caution with sparklers December 27, 2005
Be careful with Christmas lights December 26, 2005
Fire engulfs family's tradition December 22, 2005
On the job at Christmas December 21, 2005
Use caution with Christmas trees November 21, 2005
Change Your Clock, Change Your Battery October 22, 2005
Fire Prevention Week 2005 - A Tradition Continues October 18, 2005
Glynn County’s Newest Fire Station Dedicated October 13, 2005
Station 2, On The Move October 1, 2005
Firefighters use Firehouse in Training Exercise September 20, 2005
Firefighters auctioned for to support “Shop with a Firefighter” September 13, 2005
Accident is a Mystery September 12, 2005
Claude Dyson Flanders obituary September 4, 2005
Ben T. Ramsey, Jr. obituary September 1, 2005
Glynn Academy building burns August 19, 2005
Firefighters battle blaze, weather August 16, 2005
Wallpaper featuring LT-1 and Fireworks July 5, 2005
Department on stand-by during annual fireworks show July 5, 2005
Keep safe when operating grill July 5, 2005
Demere Rd. Fire Station construction on target July 4, 2005

Ballard volunteers have third annual boot-drive

June 24, 2005
Spring 2005 Volunteer Fire School comes to a successful conclusion May 26, 2005
Volunteer Chief speaks at Rotary Club meeting May 26, 2005
Glynn Co Fire Department hosts smoke house and live fire exercises May 23, 2005
Training turns up heat May 23, 2005
Glynn firefighters get fast knock-down May 22, 2005
Glynn commissioners recognize Glynn County EMS with proclamation May 20, 2005

Department responds to fully involved residential fire

May 17, 2005

Paramedics need best information

May 16, 2005

Glynn firefighters train with hurricane windows (part 1)

May 2, 2005

Wallpaper featuring Collage of turnout gear

May 1, 2005

County training in fire

April 20, 2005

Kitchen fire consumes house

April 10, 2005

Wallpaper featuring Ladder Tower - 1

March 12, 2005

Glynn firefighters save beach house

March 11, 2005

Glynn County recognizes volunteers

March 11, 2005

Department gets fast knockdown

March 2, 2005

Controlled burns spark problems

February 22, 2005

Glynn firefighters battle fully involved residential fire

February 16, 2005

Fire Inspection

February 3, 2005

School Bus Fire

February 3, 2005

Station 2 - St. Simons Island

February 2, 2005

Marsh Fire - Mud Cat Charlie's

January 26, 2005

Glynn Ready for worst

January 13, 2005

Howard "Howdy" Jones obituary

January 1, 2005

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Fires break in city

December 31, 2004

Firehouse with more under way

December 30, 2004

Santa never forgets St. Simons

December 18, 2004

Wallpaper featuring St. Simons Island Fire Department <approx 1970>

September 18, 2004

Fire damages car dealership

December 6, 2004

Department personnel prepare for arrival of GSAR unit

November 17, 2004

Volunteers promote fire safety & volunteerism at 2004 fair

October 25, 2004

Glynn County Fire Dept - another successful fire prevention week…

October 25, 2004

Change Your Clock, Change Your Battery

October 17, 2004

Department prepares for FIRE PREVENTION WEEK 2004

September 21, 2004

Historical information request….We need your HELP!!!

September 20, 2004

Tropical Storm Frances…Severe Weather for the Golden Isles

September 12, 2004

Wallpaper featuring old GCFD Station # 3

September 12, 2004
Drill helps evacuations August 23, 2004

Dry run helps Glynn prepare for the worst

August 21, 2004

Lightning, then flames

July 17, 2004

Lightning Strikes Up Sea Island House Fire

July 16, 2004

3 boys escape home fire

June 28, 2004

Fire & Ice

May 12, 2004

Department website undergoes re-structuring

April 27, 2004

Dousing the flames

April 16, 2004

Wood Fires Plague Glynn & McIntosh Counties

April 15, 2004
The Golden Isles proudly support their Fire Department April 14, 2004
G-8 Training Theme - “We do not want to deliver victims...” April 14, 2004
The St. Simons Island Volunteers keep giving March 23, 2004

Shed fire, fanned by wind, spreads and consumes...

March 8, 2004

4-Alarm fire at the Jekyll Inn

February 28, 2004

Firefighters Do Mardi-Gras!

February 28, 2004

Glynn firefighters battle back-to-back fires

February 23, 2004

Department Starts week with double header

February 4, 2004

Department Mourns

February 4, 2004

Glynn county port facility crippled by fire

January 27, 2004

Fire hits port

January 27, 2004

New fire station unveiled at Commission meeting

January 23, 2004

New fire chief ascended through ranks

January 23, 2004
Almost Complete January 13, 2004

Propane tank found in ditch on highway

January 8, 2004

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Early Morning Fire December 23, 2003
Glenn Yarbrough - ‘The Forgotten Carols’ December 23, 2003
Interim Chief Appointed December 14, 2003
Monck street blaze prompts arson probe December 4, 2003
Flames destroy, damage November 21, 2003
Pilot walks away from emergency landing November 20, 2003
With G-8 looming - County fire chief to retire November 7, 2003
Council Aims to End Deaths From Residential Fires November 3, 2003
Fires spark warning October 7, 2003
World Economic Summit September 24, 2003
Hurricane Season In Full Swing September 17, 2003
County Fire Dept. improves ISO rating  September 9, 2003
Fire Fighter's Funeral August 29, 2003
Firefighters working overtime July 29, 2003
Hostage Situation July 21, 2003
Lightning Strikes Glynn County July 18, 2003
Standoff with police turns deadly in county July 17, 2003
Resident Extinguishes Grease Fire July 15, 2003
Midday Structure Fire Quickly Extinguished July 15, 2003
Georgia burn foundations receive support July 14, 2003
Glynn County firefighters battle an early morning fire  July 10, 2003
Fitness is Hot Work July 2, 2003
Glynn Firefighters Support Burn Foundations June 29, 2003
Glynn Firefighters Battle Trash Fire June 16, 2003
Glynn Firefighters Battle Trestle Fire May 31, 2003
Emergencies  on Rise May 13, 2003
GA Gov Perdue Speaks to Georgia Fire Chiefs May 5, 2003
Wind Driven Blaze Consumes Island Homes May 5, 2003
Airport Drill Tests Emergency Resources April 30, 2003
Easter Fire Leaves Family Homeless April 26, 2003
Glynn County Raising Money For Medical Bills January 2003

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"Shop with a Firefighter” A BIG Success December 14, 2002
Public Safety Professionals Receive Praise December 2002
Gas Service Knocked out In Glynn County November 2002
Department Growth Unprecedented November 19, 2002
Injury at Sunday Morning Island Fire November 16, 2002
“Fire Educator of The Year” dies from Complications November, 2002
Outstanding Fire Prevention Week October, 2002
Capt. Garland Evors Honored October, 2002
Fourth Crash In Ten Months October, 2002
Exchange Club recognizes area firefighters September 26, 2002
Coastal Georgia Remembers 9/11 September, 2002
Saving more than Life and Property September, 2002
Departments Receive Reimbursement September, 2002
Vol. Chief Called on to give Presentation August 22, 2002
Crash Kills Pilot, Leaves Another Critical August 15, 2002
Aggressive ISO Reduction July 28, 2002
Department welcomes new employees July 1, 2002
Implementation of a health and fitness program July 2002
Hurricane preparedness June 2002
Glynn county police move into public safety center June 3, 2002
Hot news April 2002
Volunteer firefighters graduate March 30, 2002
Extrication evolutions March 23, 2002
Captain Garland Evors March 2002
Volunteer Chief appointed February 11, 2002
Volunteer firefighters recognized February 8, 2002
Drivers ignore sirens  January 17, 2002
January promotions January 2002
Safety complex nears finish January 2, 2002

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Just another day at work for firefighters, police December 24, 2001
Postal caution prevails November 16, 2001
Fall wildfire risk on rise October 30, 2001
Fire prevention week meaningful October 12, 2001
Daughter facing unknown September 29, 2001
Fires spark warnings August 22, 2001
Rescuers snatch invalid from fire August 17, 2001
Dou charged with arson, burglary; third man sought Aug 17, 2001
Laundry room focus of probe of Glynn fire August 14, 2001
Brunswick fire claims life August 13, 2001
Firefighters in need of monetary support July 31, 2001
Firefighters kick off boot drive June 29, 2001
Volunteer firefighters want reimbursement June 27, 2001
Traffic snarls after crash June 15, 2001
Winds, heat spread fire May 19, 2001
Fire threat still burns ... May 18, 2001
Fires heat up region April 20, 2001
Life on island back to normal April 19, 2001
St. Simons marsh fire burns into West Point April 18, 2001
Marsh blaze hits St. Simons Island April 18, 2001
In case of fire March 31, 2001
Public safety complex set to become reality in '02 March 29, 2001
Two injured as fire engine, car collide on St. Simons Feb 22, 2001
Rewards offered in Glynn Fires February 15, 2001
Police probe arson February 14, 2001
Volunteers still vital to county February 5, 2001
Fire guts inn rooms on Jekyll January, 2001
Safety complex gets OK 2001
Fire cause a mystery 2001
Safety complex stalls on free land offer 2001
Safety complex in danger of cut-backs 2001
Architect draws ire of fire, police chiefs 2001
Scaled-down public safety complex to go 2001
Emergency vehicles are in danger zone 2001
EMS assigns ambulance services 2001
Repairs needed at fire station 2001
Rewards issued in arson cases 2001
Reward offered for information in arson case 2001
Neighbor Hailed as Hero for Fire Rescue 2001
Burning permits suspended 2001
Volunteers still vital to county (2) 2001
Fire chief issues warning 2001
Glynn Authorities Probe Fire 2001
Stubborn fire poses no threat 2001
County firefighters match fun and safety 2001

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