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South Georgia fire department searching for volunteers

SUMTER CO., GA (WALB) -

The county fire department is looking for new volunteers. Half of the firefighters in the department are volunteers.

The county fire department is only 5-years old. Officials say they're always looking to improve.

"We're always continuously looking for new volunteers and we are currently have got a good staff. We're not hurting for volunteers but we're always looking or new personnel that are interested in becoming volunteers," said Volunteer Lieutenant John Carroll.

Anyone interested in volunteering is encouraged to attend an informational session Monday at 6 PM at station one on Rucker Street.

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