October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and Firefighters are Helping Some of Their Own

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Cherokee County firefighters have been helping some of their own during Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
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Capt. Matt Richter (right) and his crew at Station 24 wear the Breast Cancer Awareness Month t-shirts and hoodies.
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The firefighters were allowed to wear their t-shirt for breast cancer awareness while they were on duty.
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Cherokee County firefighters work hard fighting fires and helping their own during difficult times.
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Sarah Love at Station 2 in Ball Ground wears her t-shirt while doing her morning reports.
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Firefighters from Station 21 were proud to wear their Breast Cancer Awareness Month t-shirts and hoodies.
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Capt. Matt Richter, organizer of the t-shirt and hoodie drive, wears his shirt while on a car accident in Holly Springs.
Oct 15, 2021 | October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and Cherokee County firefighters are helping some of their own who were diagnosed with this dreaded disease in 2021. Captain Matt Richter of Station 24 said that three of the firefighters’ spouses were diagnosed with breast cancer this year and he want... (read complete story)
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Burning is allowed between the dates of October, 1st 2021 and through April 30th, 2022.

Outdoor Burning Information

Burning is allowed on a daily basis. Please check with the Georgia Forestry Commission before you burn each day to ensure conditions are suitable for burning.

To verify if burning is allowed on a given day please click the link below or call the Georgia Forestry Commission.

Georgia Forestry Commission or call 1-877-652-2876.

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