St Paul's Fire Department


Non Emergency
Mon- Fri
8-4 p.m.

Mission Statement
St. Pauls Fire District works to safeguard the lives and property of the communities that make up the district as well as to enhance the quality of life of our residents through professionalism, dedication, integrity, education, and training.   
The men and women of the St. Pauls Fire District are committed to providing a wide range of emergency response services, fire prevention programs, & fire safety education programs, while ensuring the safety of all employees and volunteers so that they are able to return to their families after their duty has ended.


Commission Meetings are held at 6488 Hwy 162 Hollywood, SC 29449
Every 3rd Thursday of each month. 
Meeting starts at 6:00 p.m.  

Charles Fox, Chairman,
representing Hollywood     
Ronald Muckenfuss, Vice-Chairman,
representing Adam's Run  
Bertha North-Lee, Secretary,
representing Edisto Island
Arnold Collins,
representing Hollywood
Lawrence Gerth,
representing Meggett
Irvin Gadsden
representing Edisto Island
Lee Harrison
representing Ravenel
Mary Adams, Commission Clerk
Charles M. Condon, Commission's Attorney

Chief Officers
Larry M. Garvin, Fire Chief
Mike Rakoske, Assistant Fire Chief

Human Resources
Pam Blevins

Accounts Payable
Tracy Campbell

Battalion Chiefs/Duty Chief
                          Richard Hough – A Shift                                    David Garvin – B Shift
Curtis Washington – C Shift

Training Officer
Truss Johnson
Fire Marshal
Captain Otis Ackerman
Fleet Services
Lester Tumbleston