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7:54 am on Saturday October 1, 2011

City of Beaufort: Drop the lawsuit over the fire engine deal

FlickruserRuffLife In August the Okatie-based Palmetto Fire Apparatus´╗┐ filed a lawsuit against the City of Beaufort after it turned away from a deal to sell one of its old fire endignes.┬á (Sharp readers will recall that the city switched to new,...
7:00 am on Saturday May 7, 2011

Beaufort's new fire trucks hailed for a 6-figure savings

Image provided by Beaufort County Fire Department The Beaufort County fire department saved a reported $765,000 last year by implementing into their response systems a new fleet of smaller-sized, "all purpose" vehicles. Those vehicles cost $675,000...