Police and Fire

Early Greer Fire Department volunteers are pictured with the station’s first fire engine, purchased in 1919. They included, left to right, T.I. Hallman, B.A. Fincher, Joe Brantley, driver, R.B. Colvin, S.O. Mahaffey, the first firemen, W.M. Pennington, W.R. Hunt, Marshal Pennington, Luke Jones, Howell Davis, Dick Singleton, Hoyt Tapp and Bill Allen (standing at the door).

GFD celebrates 100 years

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This year the Greer Fire Department celebrates 100 years of serving the Greer community.

On Nov. 1, 1914, the Greer Fire Company, Greer’s first fire station, was established on Randall Street, with Mack Fowler being named the first fire chief.


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