Cherokee County Fire
& Emergency Services
It is the mission of the Cherokee County Fire & Emergency Services to preserve life and property, promote public safety and foster economic growth through leadership, management and actions, as an all risk life safety response provider.

Fourteen Firefighters Become Paramedics

The new paramedics received their certificates last night at the Cherokee County Administrative Offices.
The new paramedics received their certificates last night at the Cherokee County Administrative Offices. (click image for slideshow)
August 14, 2018 | Fourteen county firefighters recently became paramedics after graduation ceremonies that were held last night at the Cherokee Hall Auditorium located in the Cherokee County Administrative Building. Captain Scott Deal came forward to welcome family members and friends to the ceremony and later introduced Chaplain, Dana McPherson, to give the evening's invocation. Randy Pierson, Paramedic Program Director, came to the podium to congratulate the new paramedics. ... (read complete story)

Cherokee County Fire Chief, Tim Prather, speaks to the crowd at the graduation.
Cherokee County Fire Chief, Tim Prather, speaks to the crowd at the graduation.
Randy Pierson, Paramedic Program Director, thanks the chiefs for supporting the paramedic program.
Randy Pierson, Paramedic Program Director, thanks the chiefs for supporting the paramedic program.
Adam Long (right) is the first paramedic to receive the Star of Life Award from Randy Pierson.
Adam Long (right) is the first paramedic to receive the Star of Life Award from Randy Pierson.
Burn Permits
THERE IS A BURN BAN IN EFFECT IN CHEROKEE COUNTY. The ban is in effect from May 1, 2018 through September 30, 2018. The only burning allowed are: Recreation fires and Agriculture burns. If there are any questions please contact Cherokee County Fire Marshal's Office or the Georgia Forestry Commission.

1-877-652-2876

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