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A Great Blue goes airborne on the Hiwassee (Photo by Jim Caldwell)

Audit committee formulates recommendations
July 19, 2014 - 17:23
The committee prepared recommendations and will meet again to finalize them before presenting them to the full commission.
FS Committee eyes volunteers
July 18, 2014 - 17:24
Members of Polk County’s Forest Service Committee had an informal meeting with Forest.. » FULL STORY
Subsidized firefighting urged
July 17, 2014 - 17:25
Chief Steve Lofty told the budget committee he was concerned about the future of the volunteer department.
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