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612, 2017

Savannah Officer Races Up Stairs, Saves Life of Infant

(WLTX) -  A Savannah police officer is credited with saving the life of a choking infant. An incredible body cam footage shows Officer William Eng racing up three flights of stairs and then using chest compressions on the baby. You can also see the mother, Tina Adkins, holding her 29 day old child while the [...]

412, 2017

Lockland firefighter saves 10-month-old from apartment fire

(WCPO) - Lockland Firefighter Michael Allen said he could feel his heart beating in his chest when he heard a 10-month-old was trapped in an apartment fire. A mother had been cooking at her apartment on North Wayne Avenue Sunday when a fire started in the kitchen. She was able to [...]

412, 2017

Off-duty Fayette County firefighter saves man’s life while at the gym

(11 Alive) - A Fayette County firefighter is being credited with saving a life when he jumped into action while off-duty. According to the Fayette County Fire Department, firefighter Nic Gilmer was at the gym on his day off when a 50-year-old man complained he wasn't feeling well. The man suddenly [...]

112, 2017

Albany Firefighters hold ‘Mustache Fundraiser’ for children affected by fires

(WALB) - Albany firefighters have raised hundreds of dollars just by growing mustaches! Firefighters began raising money in October to purchase Christmas gifts for kids affected by fires. Every firefighter who grew a mustache donated one dollar at the beginning of every shift. And for the firefighters who couldn't grow one, they [...]

2811, 2017

9-year-old Georgia girl spends Thanksgiving serving first responders

STONE MOUNTAIN (WTVM) - A Georgia girl spent her Thanksgiving serving food to first responders. Meet 9-year-old Gabby Montgomery. Gabby's mom says when she asked her daughter what she wanted for her birthday her response was, "Mommy I want to start a business that will help people.” They decided to start buying [...]

2211, 2017

Local organization helping military and first responder families

(WRDW/WAGT) -- A one-of-a-kind organization is easing the pain of separation for military and first responder families. They call themselves…Operation Teammate. "We support the children, specifically during separation, but we also support the children all year round," Tim Montjoy, founder of Operation Teammate said. After returning from deployment, Air Force [...]