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At 9:26pm on March 20, 2009, Jenn Ross..aka "J-RO" said…
Hey there, hope to see you in indy. HOpefully you wont be working to hard...LOL jenn
At 11:36pm on January 2, 2009, Rick Lasky said…
...hang in there brother. I'm in on the night of the 24th about 1930 hours, then out right after class Sunday. Would be nice to see ya brother.

Be safe
At 5:44pm on January 1, 2009, Rick Lasky said…
Have a great 2009 Cod!!

Love ya pal, be safe!

At 11:34am on November 27, 2008, Jenn Ross..aka "J-RO" said…
Happy Thanksgiving Chief........ is it warming up in atlanta yet? Jenn
At 9:12am on October 10, 2008, Jenn Ross..aka "J-RO" said…
Hey Chief, Just checking in seeing how your doing, hoping everything good.. Hows the great city of Atlanta? The airlines given me alot of time off the last few months, which have been very well needed. See you in INDY..
At 11:39am on September 22, 2008, Ben Fleagle said…
Hey Chief:

Reading your closing discussion remarks, reminded me of a similar experience in the Marines. I proved in Boot Camp that I could shoot Sharpshooter..... I had to prove it every six months after that.

Take Care, and Keep the Faith

At 10:14pm on September 11, 2008, Ben Fleagle said…

I hold you in the highest respect based on what I've read about you and your responses. I hope to run into you someday and hopefully gather some nuggets from you for my boys. What a job, huh! Its a beautiful thing!
At 9:18pm on September 11, 2008, Ben Fleagle said…

I understand your choice. In our town, its only us, and so there is no politics involved. The politicians are invited to say anything and generally don't come anyway. We keep it just among the firemen.

The Farthest North FOOLS feel that the ceremony, as simple as it is, must carry on. We have no color guard, only one piper and no fancy fanfare. But today we managed to show our younger firefighters, (many who were only 12 or 13 years old in 2001) how deeply we were impacted by that event. We haven't had a line of duty death here in several years and so this is one of the few ways to let them know what it means to us. People are still stunned to find out that a bunch of Alaskans care so much about things happening so far away. But that is what 9-11 produced for us.

I spent some time with my company this morning, sharing your perspective (without name) and encouraged them to follow suit if they couldn't come or didn't want to be there. And your right, it should be 343 - All 365. I really don't think there is a day that goes by that 9-11 doesn't cross my mind at least once.

KTF- - Ben
At 7:49pm on September 9, 2008, Stephen Hill said…
Awesome. Well said.
At 2:31pm on September 9, 2008, stephen webb said…
Im listening ! To you... on the computer !
At 1:53pm on September 9, 2008, Lee Gray said…
I would like to speak to you about the smoke diver program. It has been hard for me to get an unbiased opinion of the progam, I would like some more info about it. Thanks
At 8:37pm on August 26, 2008, Christopher Naum, SFPE said…
Hey Chief;
Great dialog and discussions on the issues: "Qualified or Certified - Which is more important?"
At 7:27pm on August 21, 2008, John Cambareri said…
Take a look at my page.
At 3:47pm on August 18, 2008, John Cambareri said…
Can Atlanta get more FU@$#D UP!!! Dont answer that.
At 11:51am on August 14, 2008, chris kersey said…
what is your email address
At 9:40am on August 13, 2008, chris kersey said…
all classes are $20 dollars except the Farm extrication class which is $65 and 45 may me paid for if the the sponsor comes though. this includes a lunch on sat and on sunday a t shirt and we are haveing a small get together sat. night. GEMA is doing the but and car Farmedic out of New York is doing the farm extrication and Genisis out of tallahassee is doing heavy truck extrication
At 3:31pm on August 12, 2008, chris kersey said…
We are hosting a farm, car, bus, and school bus extrication weekend on nov. 15, 16 here in perry would love to see some of your guys here
At 6:41pm on July 30, 2008, Brance Young said…
Thanks for add. I plan on being one,being in Macon we got SRT.
At 9:20am on June 21, 2008, John Cambareri said…
Hey bro, its been a while. Getting more and more frustrated with whats going on . We are going backwards, no spec-ops BAT, no equipt., no TRAINING!!!, All we need to do is show up, act a certain way, and look a certain way. Priorities? Who needs em. Especialy when you can get away with not knowing SH!T about the job as long as you look like a PIMP. Anyway hows your day going?
Chief, I believe that everything is cyclical, but because its soooo messed up, Im starting to feel like it wont get good again until after were retired.(if retirement is still an option.)
Still love this place. Wierd huh?
See you at work, early as usual, with a smile on my face and a nice pressed uniform!!!
At 3:50pm on June 20, 2008, Justin Hogan said…
Damn Right!! I bet it is great on A-shift....Call me when you want to get a good laugh about something stupid.

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