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JACOB Kit installation complete at BC

Lifesaving project at high school took four years From staff reports The Burton Fire District has completed a four-year lifesaving project with the installation of the JACOB Kit program at Battery Creek High School.  After the 2016 death of Jacob Hall in a school shooting in Townville, S.C., a teacher asked a Burton Firefighter/Paramedic about… Keep Reading


Woman escapes, displaced by kitchen fire in Burton

From staff reports The Burton Fire District, MCAS Fire Department, Beaufort County Emergency Medical Services, and Beaufort County Sherriff’s Office responded to a house fire Thursday afternoon, Sept. 30, which resulted in damages but no injuries thanks to a smoke alarm. At approximately 3 p.m., emergency crews responded to a report of a house fire… Keep Reading


2 transported, kitten rescued from Burton mobile home fire

From staff reports Just past 10 p.m., Friday, Aug. 20, Burton and MCAS firefighters, along with Beaufort County EMS, responded to a reported house fire on Milledge Village Road in Burton. Two adults were transported to the hospital, and a kitten was rescued and revived by Burton firefighters. Fire crews arrived on scene and discovered… Keep Reading