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Posted on: September 23, 2020

Fire Depart. Introduces Knox HomeBox Program

Knox Box Program

The Fuquay-Varina Fire Department wants our residents, especially those that are immobilized or have limited mobility to know about the Knox HomeBox.  What is a Knox HomeBox?  It’s a key control system that allows emergency responders qu...

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Posted on: October 1, 2020

Employee Spotlight

Firefighter I AJ Melvin

Alijuan (A.J.) Johnson-Melvin decided he wanted to volunteer in his hometown, so he joined Garland Fire and Rescue in 2014.  He obtained his firefighter and EMT certifications by taking classes at different fire departments throughout Sampson, Bl...

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Posted on: September 29, 2020

Fire Prevention Week

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Cooking continues to be the leading cause of home fires. The good news is that the majority of these fires are preventable. This year’s Fire Prevention Week campaign aims to educate the public about potential cooking hazards and ways to prevent them.

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