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Mayor and commission recognize Douglas Fire Department poster contest winners


L-R: Mayor Tony Paulk, GiGi Lewis (3rd Place Winner – Indian Creek), Sarai Diaz (2nd Place Winner - Eastside) and Mayor Pro Tem Olivia Pearson Contributed photo L-R: Mayor Tony Paulk, GiGi Lewis (3rd Place Winner – Indian Creek), Sarai Diaz (2nd Place Winner - Eastside) and Mayor Pro Tem Olivia Pearson

The Douglas Fire Department celebrated National Fire Prevention Month in October by hosting a variety of awareness programs throughout the month.  This year’s Fire Prevention Month theme was “Don’t Wait, Check the Date – Replace Smoke Alarms Every 10 Years.”

The purpose of the theme was to focus on the importance of having working smoke alarms in your home and business.  A poster contest for third grade students was held at local elementary schools.  At the regularly scheduled city commission meeting on Monday, November 14, the poster contest winners were recognized by the mayor and city commission. 

Congratulations to all the winners, and Douglas Fire Department reminds everyone to practice good fire safety. 

For more information about fire safety, call 912-384-4815.

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L-R: Mayor Tony Paulk, Sarai Diaz (2nd Place Winner - Eastside), Grayson Taylor (2nd Place Winner – Indian Creek) and Mayor Pro Tem Olivia Pearson

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L-R: Mayor Tony Paulk, Taylor Rae Martin (Grand Prize Winner - Eastside), Miesha Knight (Grand Prize Winner – Indian Creek) and Mayor Pro Tem Olvia Pearson

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L-R: Asst. Fire Chief Casey Wright, Daniella Reyes (1st Place Winner - Eastside), Shirley Porter (Fire Dept. Administrative Asst.), Rihanna Favors (3rd Place Winner - Eastside) and Fire Chief Larry Wilson

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L-R: Asst. Fire Chief Larry Wilson, Caitlyn Bryant (1st Place Winner – Indian Creek), and Shirley Porter (Fire Dept. Administrative Asst.)

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