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Decisions About Volunteer Fire Station Wracked By Sex Assault Scandal

A controversial decision was made Monday night about the future of a volunteer fire department wracked by a sex assault scandal.

CBS 11–04/13/2015

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After Sexual Assault Arrests, Fate Of Volunteer Fire Dept. Uncertain

Going into an emergency meeting, the future of the Emergency Services District No. 6 volunteer fire department in Ellis County was up in the air.

CBS 11–04/13/2015

Gavin Satterfield (L) and William "Billy" Getzendaner were arrested on Thursday (Photo: Ellis County Sheriff Office)

2 New Arrest Warrants Signed In Fire Dept. Sex Assault Case

New arrest warrants are now signed against two more Ellis County volunteer firefighters after, authorities said, a new recruit was sexually assaulted in the fire house.

CBS 11–04/09/2015

Brittany Parten leaves jail and tries to shield herself from reporters' questions.(credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Reaction After 5 Ellis Co. Volunteer Firefighters Charged With Sexual Assault

Five Ellis County volunteer firefighters are charged with sexually assaulting a man. According to court documents, the incident happened inside the department building last January, but the victim didn’t come forward until March 31.

CBS 11–04/07/2015

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New Addition Helps Family Deal With Loss Of Loved One In West Explosion

This week marks one year since the West Fertilizer Plant explosion. The blast killed 15 people — including father and volunteer firefighter Perry Calvin. His family spoke with CBS 11 News about their unexpected loss.

CBSDFW.COM–04/14/2014