The annual Halloween Festival at Station 20 in Ballentine once again drew a great turnout on October 31, 2018. A HUGE thanks to our firefighters at the station for doing another great job putting the event together!
Columbia-Richland Fire partnered up with the Columbia Police Department on October 22, 2018 to light up the Ensor Forest Assisted Living Facility off of Monticello Road. The two agencies helped the American Association of Retired Persons distribute and install cost efficient LED lightbulbs to senior citizens. The goal of the pilot program, called ‘This Little Light of Mine,’ […]
Our crew at CFD Station 20 will once again be providing a free night of Halloween fun for area families this year! The annual Halloween Festival will take place on Halloween night, Wednesday October 31, 2018, from 5 p.m. until 9 p.m. The event will feature free food, games, candy and fire trucks on display! […]
Columbia-Richland Fire received word this week that little James Nuovo has gone through his bone marrow transplant at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta and is now recovering there with his parents by his side. James, who is the son of CFD Firefighter Mark Nuovo, has been living with a rare genetic blood disorder and needed the […]
It may have been a case of simply being in the right place at the right time. That’s one feeling surrounding the incredible work of several Columbia-Richland firefighters who stepped in to help save the life of an area high school student on Wednesday October 10, 2018. The student was later revealed to be Josh […]
National Fire Prevention Week would end with a bang for Columbia-Richland Fire this year! For the first time ever the department took the fun and excitement of the annual Fire Prevention Parade off of Main Street and into the hearts of area communities in the Capital City! This year the parade route took more than […]
Due to Hurricane Michael offices for both the City of Columbia and Richland County will be closed on Thursday October 11, 2018.
This year the City of Columbia’s annual Fire Prevention Parade will be taken to the heart of area communities in the Capital City. Columbia-Richland Fire Rescue is planning a day of fun and educational outreach that will come together on a Saturday. The route of the parade will also be different as participants will be […]
With Hurricane Michael expected to impact South Carolina late Wednesday and into Thursday Columbia-Richland Fire is asking all area residents to be prepared for rough weather. Currently the storm is projected to drop up to 2-4 inches of rain across much of the region. Those conditions could lead to downed trees and the potential for […]
Sunday October 7, 2018 officially ushered in National Fire Prevention Week across the U.S.A. As we get the week started Columbia-Richland Fire wants to tell you a little bit about this year’s theme for the week created by the National Fire Protection Association. ‘LOOK. LISTEN. LEARN.’ Basically our firefighters want you all to take a […]