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    Charleston 9 honored at annual memorial ceremony Video included

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    At the annual ceremony remembering the Charleston Nine, leaders read out the name of each fallen firefighter followed by a bell toll. More>>

    7 years later: 'I don't think it gets easier' Video included

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    Seven years ago, nine Charleston firefighters lost their lives in one of the worst fire disasters in Charleston history. Wednesday night, the community honored them.
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    Crew, family members to hold ceremony for Charleston 9

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    A ceremony commemorating the 7th anniversary of the Sofa Super Store Fire is being held Wednesday night. More>>

    Community prepares for Charleston 9's 7th anniversary Video included

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    Wednesday marks seven years since nine Charleston city firemen lost their lives in what's been called one of the department's worst tragedies. On the eve of the anniversary, the community prepared to mark the passage of another year. More>>

    Special ceremony honors the Charleston 9

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    The Lowcountry on Tuesday paused to remember the Charleston 9. Six years ago, nine firefighters lost their lives battling a massive fire at the Sofa Super Store in West Ashley. More>>

    Uncle to fallen firefighter: 'Melvin, you fought a good fight'

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    The ceremony to honor the nine men who gave their lives fighting the Sofa Super Store fire in 2007 will capture the eyes of the Lowcountry, but it will be felt in the hearts of the families who lost their loved ones. More>>

    A new chapter for Charleston fire's support team

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    Nine firefighters were called to serve, but would never be seen again. The tragedy brought about the Charleston Firefighter Support Team. More>>

    CFD remembers the past, looks ahead to future

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    "Any time there's a firefighter fatality, it reaches out and grabs us very hard," said Ron Siarnicki, the executive director for the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation. More>>

    Honoring The Charleston Nine Video included

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    CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCIV) -- The City of Charleston and the Lowcountry will pause to remember the ultimate sacrifice of nine brave firefighters killed in the line of duty six years ago Tuesday.That blaze More>>

    Charleston Fire Department now a model of 'constant change'

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    In the aftermath of the Sofa Super Store fire, the Charleston Fire Department made a lot of changes in training and equipment. More>>

    Sixth Remembrance Ceremony for Charleston 9 set

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    Charleston Fire officials have announced the details of this year's CHarleston 9 Remembrance Ceremony. More>>

    Chief Brack on new fire station, Charleston 9 anniversary

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    Work on a new home base for the Charleston Fire Department is well underway. More>>

    Firefighters foundation releases Charleston 9 documentary

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    Nearly six years after the Sofa Super Store fire claimed the lives of 9 of Charleston's firefighters, the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation released a documentary of the department's recovery. More>>

    CFD recruits make 9-mile run for Charleston 9

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    A group of 20 fire department recruits made a 9-mile run Friday that led them past all of the fire stations on the peninsula and served as a tribute to the Charleston 9. More>>

    Man builds Harley in honor or nephew, rest of Charleston 9

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    Each name was called, one-by-one, followed by a single bell ring. As the sound lingered, tears fell from the faces of those at the service.
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    A firefighter's personal fight Video included

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    For one fireman, survival has been a difficult burden to bare. But Chris Villareal fought through dark days and now works to prevent the loss of life when firefighters answer the call.
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    Support team has helped hundreds since Sofa Super Store fire

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    The Charleston Fire Department was left broken. But from the ash, like a phoenix, rose a support team formed to help manage the pain left by the deaths of the Charleston 9. More>>

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