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Lynchburg Fire Department members undergo surface water rescue training - Lynchburg News and Advance


Lynchburg News and Advance

Lynchburg Fire Department members undergo surface water rescue training
Lynchburg News and Advance
Allen Carwile, a captain with the Lynchburg Fire Department, was overseeing Tuesday's training as an instructor with the Virginia Department of Fire Programs. Other instructors leading the training came from other parts of the state. Carwile said the ...
Lynchburg Fire Department training for water rescue missionsWSLS

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Posted on Tue, 15 Aug 2017 22:48:03 GMT



Lynchburg Fire Chief Brad Ferguson to retire - Lynchburg News and Advance


Lynchburg News and Advance

Lynchburg Fire Chief Brad Ferguson to retire
Lynchburg News and Advance
Ferguson, of Lynchburg, has served with the fire department since 1976, first as a firefighter and then acting fire chief and fire chief. He was appointed fire chief in April 2006 and oversees a specialized repair shop, an administrative office, eight ...
Lynchburg fire chief to retire after 41 yearsWSLS

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Posted on Thu, 03 Aug 2017 21:57:49 GMT



Lynchburg fire chief to retire at the end of year - WSLS


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Lynchburg fire chief to retire at the end of year
WSLS
LYNCHBURG, Va. - After 41 years, Lynchburg's fire chief has announced he will retire at the end of the year. Chief Steven Ferguson has served the Lynchburg community since 1976. "I didn't think that when I came that I would be here nearly that long,” ...


Posted on Fri, 04 Aug 2017 23:45:55 GMT



Man safe following Lynchburg car fire - Lynchburg News and Advance


Lynchburg News and Advance

Man safe following Lynchburg car fire
Lynchburg News and Advance
Captain Matt Smith, with the Lynchburg Fire Department, said no one was injured in the fire that was caused by a mechanical or electrical failure in a 1997 Toyota Camry near the 100 block of Alta Lane. There was only one passenger. Smith said the call ...


Posted on Wed, 09 Aug 2017 20:50:10 GMT



Workers evacuate animals from Diamond Hill Animal Hospital fire - Lynchburg News and Advance


Lynchburg News and Advance

Workers evacuate animals from Diamond Hill Animal Hospital fire
Lynchburg News and Advance
Robert Lipscomb Jr., Lynchburg Fire Department battalion chief, said at the scene that a 911 call regarding the fire came in at 7:51 a.m. Wednesday and crews were on scene in about five minutes. He said there was fire and smoke coming from a back room ...
Officials: Animals unharmed in Diamond Hill Animal Hospital fireWSET
One person sent to hospital in Diamond Hill Animal Hospital fireWSLS

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Posted on Wed, 09 Aug 2017 14:53:03 GMT



Update: Fort Avenue sinkhole repair work likely to take days, traffic opened to a single lane - Lynchburg News and Advance


Lynchburg News and Advance

Update: Fort Avenue sinkhole repair work likely to take days, traffic opened to a single lane
Lynchburg News and Advance
Lynchburg Fire Department Capt. Kenny Turner said Saturday the hole, which was 30 foot deep, was expected to grow in size. A white line was marked off around the sinkhole, warning emergency responders of where the ground already had eroded from ...

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Posted on Sat, 19 Aug 2017 23:04:06 GMT



Lynchburg fire chief announces retirement - WSET


WSET

Lynchburg fire chief announces retirement
WSET
LYNCHBURG, Va. (WSET) -- The City of Lynchburg has announced that the city's fire chief has announced his retirement set for the end of the year. Chief Steven B. (Brad) Ferguson is a native of Lynchburg and joined the department as a firefighter in ...

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Posted on Fri, 04 Aug 2017 04:21:12 GMT



Water main break causes sinkhole on Fort Ave. - WSET


WSET

Water main break causes sinkhole on Fort Ave.
WSET
If dicoloration persists or you see a low flow or disruption to service, contact Water Resources at 434-455-4250. Lynchburg Police, Lynchburg Fire, and the Lynchburg Department of Water Resources are on the scene. This is a developing story, check back ...

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Posted on Sun, 20 Aug 2017 00:22:30 GMT



Man sentenced in 2015 attempted arson case in Lynchburg - Lynchburg News and Advance


Lynchburg News and Advance

Man sentenced in 2015 attempted arson case in Lynchburg
Lynchburg News and Advance
A Lynchburg man was sentenced to almost two years behind bars after reaching a plea deal concerning a 2015 incident in which he was accused of lighting a fire inside a Federal Street tenant house. Isiah Joseph Davis, 59, was found guilty this week in ...


Posted on Thu, 03 Aug 2017 22:49:55 GMT



Officials: Laundry bag catches fire at local assisted living facilty - WSET


WSET

Officials: Laundry bag catches fire at local assisted living facilty
WSET
Liberty Christian Academy (Photo: Google Maps). AA. LYNCHBURG, Va. (WSET) -- Liberty Christian Academy opened up their school year with a new partnership in place with Liberty University. A spokesperson for the university confirmed that it purchased ...

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Posted on Wed, 23 Aug 2017 18:22:30 GMT



 

 
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