Police and Fire

Cary Hudson joined Boiling Springs Fire Department after serving on the fire brigade at Michelin.

Service Spotlight

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Cary Hudson is a 26-year-old firefighter at the Boiling Springs Fire Department in Taylors who started out at a fire brigade at Michelin. Six years and one fire science degree later, he is now working his dream job.
The Greer Citizen (GC): How did you end up as a firefighter at BSFD?
Jerry Jackson joined the Lake Cunningham Fire Department six years ago.

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Jerry Jackson is a lieutenant at the Lake Cunningham Fire Department (LCFD). Jackson has served at LCFD for six years. He spoke about his favorite parts of the job and his role models growing up.
The Greer Citizen (GC): How did you end up fighting fires and at LCFD specifically?
Artis Rajae Cook-Carter

SCSO investigator injured

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A Spartanburg County Sheriff’s Office (SCSO) investigator suffered minor injuries during a traffic stop near the city/county line.

Artis Rajae Cook-Carter, 21, of Spartanburg, was arrested and charged with seven offenses.

Starr - Lake Cunningham Fire Department

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Starr is the new station dog at the Lake Cunningham Fire Department. She began her job just weeks ago and has been bringing plenty of smiles to the station.
The department depends on Starr for community engagement as well as her skills as a therapeutic dog for the on-duty crews.
Frank Arthur Lawson

Man arrested after stabbing

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Sunday morning around 10 a.m., the Greenville County Sheriff’s Office (GCSO) responded to a stabbing at the Spinx convenience store on The Parkway.

Deputies with GCSO charged Frank Arthur Lawson, 62, with Attempted Murder and Possession of a Weapon during a Violent Crime.


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