Pet pig survives Tennessee fire and is reunited with family - AOL News

One family has a surprising reason to be thankful in the wake of the devastating wildfires that raged through Tennessee, claiming lives and property. Rob Holmes returned to his charred home the day after the fire to survey the damage and heard a faint ...

Deadly Gatlinburg fire started by teens tossing lit matches on ground: Reports - AL.com

Gatlinburg Wildfire Damage Alamo Steakhouse on East Parkway. Wildfires have devastated much of the Gatlinburg, Tennessee and areas of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Here are photos from one week after the fires ravaged the area.

Two Tennessee Juveniles Arrested For Starting Lethal Gatlinburg Fire - The Inquisitr

Tennessee authorities have arrested two juveniles in connection with the lethal Gatlinburg fire responsible for at least 14 deaths and over 1,000 destroyed buildings. Authorities have released little information regarding the two suspects behind the ...

Tennessee's Great Smoky Mountains National Park Is Reopening - Travel+Leisure

After wildfires ravaged Great Smoky Mountains National Park and Gatlinburg, the Tennessee region is opening its roads once more. After suffering from devastating wildfires that forced 14,000 evacuations, took 14 lives, and damaged about 2,500 buildings ...

Teens charged in fatal Gatlinburg wildfire were playing with matches - Chattanooga Times Free Press

Smoke continues to rise from the Alamo Steakhouse in Gatlinburg, Tenn., Monday, Dec. 5, 2016, after it burned during deadly wildfires. Businesses remained closed Monday in the fire-ravaged Tennessee community but many were in cleanup mode in hopes ...

Two juveniles charged with arson in Tennessee wildfires - The Weather Network

Friday, December 9, 2016, 11:15 - Two juveniles were charged with arson on Wednesday in connection with the eastern Tennessee wildfires that broke out last month in and around the Great Smoky Mountains National Park in which 14 people died, officials ...

Two juvenile suspects arrested for suspicion of arson in Tennessee wildfire - Blasting News

After igniting a fire in mid to late November, the drought-stricken area grew into a dangerous blaze that claimed 14 lives. Two juveniles arrested, charged in deadly Gatlinburg wildfires ... - timesfreepress.com 9. Two juveniles arrested, charged in ...

After Learning That Two Teens Started the Tennessee Wildfires, There's One Thing I Can't Stop Thinking About - Babble (blog)

This isn't the first headline I've read that scares the daylights out of me as a mother and a human being, and it probably won't be the last headline that forces me and the rest of the world to see what our youth can be capable of. As a 10-year ...

Gatlinburg, Smoky Mountains reopen for business after fatal wildfires - WSPA.com

Burned structures are seen from aboard a National Guard helicopter near Gatlinburg, Tenn., Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2016. Thousands of people raced through a hell-like landscape to escape wildfires that killed several people and destroyed hundreds of homes in ...

Gatlinburg welcomes visitors back after wildfire - USA TODAY

GATLINBURG, Tenn. — Eleven days after a deadly storm of wind and flame descended upon Sevier County from the Great Smoky Mountains, the nation's most visited national park reopened Friday alongside the city of Gatlinburg. The dining room at the ...

City of Gatlinburg reopens after deadly Sevier County wildfires - WKRN.com

GATLINBURG, Tenn. (WKRN) – The barriers are down, and, after one of the worst fires in Tennessee history, the City of Gatlinburg has been reopened. The city opened up a little ahead of schedule at 6 a.m. Friday morning, allowing businesses, residents, ...

Fireman goes beyond the call with surprise phone call - CNN

Watch "New Day" and "CNN Newsroom" each Friday to see inspiring stories of officers going above and beyond the call of duty. Gatlinburg, Tennessee (CNN) All Amy and Doug Williams could do was to hope and pray their family's mountain retreat had ...

Gatlinburg reopens to tourists and needs their support - wreg.com

GATLINBURG, Tenn. -- The town of Gatlinburg and parts of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park will reopen for the first time since last week's deadly wildfires. The fires burned more than 1,500 homes and businesses in the Gatlinburg area. The death ...

Great Smoky Mountains National Park reopens Friday after wildfires - WSPA.com

GATLINBURG, Tenn. (WATE) — The Great Smoky Mountains National Park will officially reopen Friday, according to officials, in conjunction with the reopening of the City of Gatlinburg. Newfound Gap Road, Little River Road and several visitor areas have ...

Parts Of The Great Smoky Mountains To Reopen To Visitors Friday - LEX18.com | Continuous News and StormTracker ... - LEX18 Lexington KY News

GATLINBURG, Tenn. (WBIR) -- Parts of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park that have been closed since last week's wildfires will officially reopen to the public on Friday, as Gatlinburg also allows visitors to return. Newfound Gap Road, Little River ...

Rural Blog: Two Tennessee teens charged with starting forest fires near Gatlinburg - KyForward.com

Tennessee officials have charged two teenagers with starting the fire that burned 17,000 acres in and near the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, killed 14 people, injured nearly 150 others and destroyed more than 1,700 structures. The pair are in ...

Firefighter continues working despite losing home - WBIR.com

At least five Gatlinburg first responders continued working to help other people save their homes and businesses when they were facing losses of their own. Amanda Perryman ended her shift as a firefighter and paramedic with the Gatlinburg Fire ...

After the flames, 'mountain tough' Gatlinburg looks to the future - Washington Post

GATLINBURG, Tenn. — As two wildfires that nearly destroyed this tourist town continue to smolder in the surrounding mountains, officials vowed to reopen for business Friday. “I want to let everyone know that Gatlinburg is still here,” Mayor Mike ...

Officials complete damage assessment for Sevier County wildfires - WKRN.com

FILE - In this Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2016, file photo, smoke rises from destroyed homes, many burned down to the foundation, the day after a wildfire that hit Gatlinburg, Tenn. Experts said that escaping a fire-filled forest, as thousands did Nov. 28 in ...

Survivor Whose Gatlinburg Fire Escape Went Viral Has New Images To Share - WPLN

This image from a Michael Luciano video shows what was spared along with the natural beauty of Sevier County. Courtesy of Michael Luciano. Listen. Listening... /. 1:22. Hear the radio version of this story. By now, his wildfire escape has been viewed ...