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The agenda at the Chelsea City Council's first meeting of 2018 also included a rezoning request and annexation. more

Jan 3, 2018 1:45 AM News

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The Greater Shelby Chamber of Commerce's 2017 Public Safety Awards recognized officers and firefighters throughout Shelby County. more

Sep 28, 2017 1:55 PM Businesses

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Firefighters recently had the chance to practice their driving skills with a simulator from Alabama Fire College. more

Aug 29, 2017 7:24 PM News

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The council approve resolutions to authorize the payment for an additional Shelby County contract law enforcement officer and to make an amendment to the 2016-17 budget for Chelsea Fire & Rescue Department. more

Feb 8, 2017 3:32 AM News


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A home in Highland Lakes caught fire Monday night, and community members are working to raise money for the family. more

Dec 21, 2016 10:17 PM People/Places

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Fire and police departments from around the county were invited to nominate a firefighter, police officer or sheriff’s deputy for the 2016 Safety Awards, an annual award ceremony hosted by the chamber. more

Sep 27, 2016 11:35 PM Businesses

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Firefighter Taylor Gunnels arrived at the meeting in his gear and safety equipment, including one of 28 new air packs the department has received. more

Sep 7, 2016 1:40 AM News 1 Comments


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Shelby County Sheriff's Office deputies closed the road around 3:30 p.m. on Wednesday. more

May 25, 2016 9:08 PM News

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The event was aimed at familiarizing agencies with the state’s resources as well as with multiple rescue scenarios. more

Mar 29, 2016 1:40 AM News

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Chelsea Fire Chief Wayne Shirley first worked with the Chelsea fire department when he was a teenager. more

Nov 23, 2015 6:47 PM People/Places

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Within the $2,594,808 capital budget, Mayor Earl Niven included $50,000 toward a land purchase for a new fire department. more

Oct 7, 2015 2:13 AM News

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Creating this video was the result of nearly a year’s worth of planning, said firefighter and media specialist Paul Williams. more

Sep 21, 2015 9:57 PM News

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City of Chelsea Fire & Rescue Chief Wayne Shirley said the fire station will be lit by teal lights to commemorate the awareness month. more

Sep 2, 2015 1:49 AM News

New Chelsea Firefighter

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Bert Seitz has been with City of Chelsea Fire & Rescue for one and a half years, starting off as a volunteer. more

Sep 2, 2015 1:42 AM News

​Chelsea Fire Chief Wayne Shirley first worked with the Chelsea fire department when he was a teenager. more

Jul 17, 2015 6:33 PM People/Places

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Chelsea Fire and Rescue is now offering car seat installations and inspections. more

Jul 1, 2015 3:20 PM News

Chelsea City Fire Department firehouse dog Hero was "in jail" Saturday. more

Jun 6, 2015 11:21 PM People/Places

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Hero will be "arrested" Saturday morning at the Walmart in Chelsea, located at 16077 U.S. 280. Members of the Chelsea Fire Department are asking for help bailing him out. more

Jun 4, 2015 6:23 PM News

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The Greater Shelby Chamber of Commerce held its 2014 Safety Awards on Wednesday to honor local law enforcement and firefighters. more

Oct 29, 2014 9:23 PM News

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Children explored firetrucks, the sheriff department's motorboat and even a helicopter at Tuesday's National Night Out. more

Oct 8, 2014 4:11 PM News

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