Rise to the moment of truth Sunday, December 4, 2022


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Fire officials warn expiration of federal money could further fuel equipment, staffing crisis in Alabama

With higher prices and less availability of equipment and fewer people interested in first responder jobs, Gene Coleman said Assistance to Firefighters Grants (AFG) and Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response (SAFER) are necessary.

The World Games
Jefferson County EMA director: World Games offered invaluable training of first responders, emergency management

The World Games in Birmingham was not as much of a success as organizers hoped it would’ve been, but there were some invaluable aspects when it came to emergency training leading up to the event.

Prattville first responders and school staff hold active shooter preparedness drills

Members of Prattville’s first responders conducted active shooter exercises at a local school.

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AG Marshall and the Alabama Forestry Association honor first responders

By Brandon Moseley Attorney General Steve Marshall and the Alabama Forestry Association  (AFA) hosted a “Back the Blue” event at the...