Memphis Fire Department
In The News



2008

Fire Museum cuts position July 3, 2008 (Commercial Appeal)
Safety Educator, Historian July 2, 2008 (Commercial Appeal)
Director to retire June 29, 2008 (Commercial Appeal)

2007

Questions raised on suspicious fires August 01, 2007 (WMCTV)
Firefighter is Champion April 14, 2007 (Commercial Appeal)
Fire Spreads to 6 Buildings April 19, 2007 (WMCTV)
2006

Ambulances go red June 02, 2006 (Commercial Appeal)

Firefighters union wins pay raise vote May 23, 2006 (Commercial Appeal)
Firefighters win at impasse May 22, 2006 (WMCTV)
Workers Protest pay freeze proposal April 30, 2006 (Commercial Appeal)
City's union workers to protest wage freeze April 28, 2006 (Commercial Appeal)
Herenton's budget goes for recovery
April 25, 2006 (Commercial Appeal)

Negotiations Over, City Council To Decide April 11, 2006 (WMCTV)
Salary Freeze Chills Talks April 05, 2006 (Commercial Appeal)
Panel may try to aide fire, police talks
April 03, 2006 (Commercial Appeal)

Police, Fire Unions at odds with city April 01, 2006 (Commercial Appeal)
City and Union Officials continue negotiations... March31, 2006 (WMCTV)

MFD Battles 4 Blazes at once Feb. 28, 2006

Mayor researches changes in city services Jan. 10, 2006 (WMCTV)

2005

MFD EMS Evaluation Feb. 16, 2005

MFD without Chiefs Mar. 07, 2005 (WMCTV)
MEMO Personal Days Mar. 07, 2005
Firefighters respond to loss of personal days Mar. 07, 2005

Recruits trained for fires, not EMTs Mar 14, 2005 (Commercial Appeal)
MFD Could pull trucks from streets Mar 15, 2005 (WREG)

Ludwig Appointed EMS Deputy Chief Mar. 16, 2005 (Press Release)

Firefighter collpases - Whitehaven Fire June 27, 2005 (Commercial Appeal)

B/C-D/C list extension Blog (WMCTV Darrell Phillips personal Web Site)
Chief Arwood refuses to promote off expired promotional roster; City Council debate heats up over staffing Aug 16, 2005

Firehouse Magazine 2004 Survey - Memphis Results

Paramedic Racial Hiring Quotas - Oct.14, 2005 (WREG)
Paramedic Quotas II - Oct. 17, 2005 (WREG)

Budget Deja Vu - Oct. 27, 2005 (WREG)

Perfect Kiss Contest - Nov. 08, 2005 (Commercial Appeal)
Perfect Kiss Winner - Nov. 11, 2005 (Commercial Appeal)

FEMA TNTF-1 USAR - Nov. 2005 (JEMS - Jim Logan)

EMS Billing Dec. 02, 2005 (Commercial Appeal)

2004

Family Dollar Store Fire Report

Jerry Crawford Media Coverage
Claude Talford Leaves MFD Jan 17, 2004 / The Emails
Herenton Reaffirms Crawford Jan 23, 2004
LETTER TO THE EDITOR - Jan. 31, 2004


Mr. Carter Feb 05, 2004
Female Fire Fighters Feb 15, 2004
Mayor nominates Richard Arwood for Fire Director April 07, 2004
Richard Arwood New Fire Director April 14, 2004

Jerry Crawford files $500k lawsuit against
 Memphis City Councilman Brent Taylor April 15, 2004
Talford New EMA Director for Memphis / Shelby Co. June 02, 2004 WMC-TV
Talford EMA Director June 02 & 03, 2004 WPTY LINK TO VIDEO
Letter to the Editor - Talford EMA June 22, 2004



E55-B Wreck Holmes Rd. @ Ross Rd.
June 28, 2004
Progressive Black Fire Fighters Press Conference July 01, 2004

IAFF General President Schaitberger addresses the Democratic Nat'l Convention
Fwd the Real Player Time Bar to 2:07


FFP Cliff Wilkins nuptials in the Commercial Appeal July 25, 2004

Arwood address NFIRS reports July 28, 2004 (Commercial Appeal)

Pierce vs E-One Bid Update
MPD & MFD strippers Aug. 24, 2004 (Commercial Appeal)
MPD & MFD strippers Aug. 25, 2004 (Commerical Appeal)
MPD & MFD strippers Aug. 26, 2004 (WMCTV Memphis)
MPD & MFD strippers Aug. 27, 2004 (WMCTV Memphis)

MFD Overtime Sept. 08, 2004 (WREG)
MFD Bullet Barriers Sept. 23, 2004 (WREG)
Lt. Lorenz back at work Sept. 23, 2004 (WREG)

Letters - Council Pay Increases Dec. 26, 2004



2003

Dispatch Fiasco @ The Billiard Club Jul 09, 2003 / Radio Tapes WMC
Article 01 - Article 02 / ABC Report

Fire Fighters Apr 27, 2003

Fire, SC Bldg., / Jack's Food Store Dec. 21, 2003
 

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2001

Sharlene Warren Promoted to Chief Aug. 22, 2001
 

1999

Pudge Graham Dec. 01, 1999
 
 

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