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March, 2007

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Volunteer Firefighter Released from Hospital - Knoxville 3-31-2007 WATE
Fire Forces Apartment Evacuation - Chattanooga 3-31-2007 The Chattanoogan
Firefighters Battle Midnight House Fire - Chattanooga 3-31-2007 The Chattanoogan
Copper Theft Causes Fire - Memphis 3-30-2007 WREG
Growth has Town on Brink of Becoming City - Thompson's Station      The question to ask here is "How does this high level of growth affect fire protection?"  Sewer, water, traffic, and zoning concerns are all mentioned, but fire protection MUST be included in the discussion. 3-30-2007 The Tennessean
Mayor Hasn't Signed SAFER Grant - Clarksville 3-30-2007

The Leaf-Chronicle

Residents Escape House Fire - Hamblen County 3-29-2007 WATE
Department Receives $60K Fire Act Grant - Elizabethton 3-29-2007 Elizabethton Star
Fire Damages Total $125K in Business Fire - Crossville 3-29-2007 Crossville Chronicle
Multiple Fires at Nu-Foam Products - Chattanooga 3-29-2007 The Chattanoogan
Fuel Tanker Explodes in Accident - Memphis 3-29-2007 WMCTV
Chemical Fire Forces Evacuation - Humboldt 3-28-2007 WMCTV
TBI Investigating House Fire - Springfield 3-27-2007 NewsChannel 5
Fire Ruins Home, Wedding Plans - Clarksville 3-27-2007

The Leaf-Chronicle

State Halts Burn Permits - Nashville 3-27-2007 The Tennessean
Restaurant Catches Fire - Nashville 3-27-2007 WKRN
Elderly Man Dies in Brush Fire Accident - Crossville 3-26-2007 Crossville Chronicle
Girl Escapes Home "Covered in Smoke" - Murfreesboro 3-26-2007 Daily News Journal
Firefighters Shave Heads for Good Cause - Memphis 3-26-2007 WREG
Firefighters Investigate Apartment Fire - Memphis 3-24-2007 WREG
Residents, Cat Spared in House Fire - Nashville 3-24-2007 NewsChannel 5
Family Starting Over After Fire - Murfreesboro 3-24-2007 Daily News Journal
2-Alarm Fire on President's Island - Memphis 3-23-2007 ABC 24
Fire Destroys Home - Goodlettsville 3-22-2007 NewsChannel 5
Controlled Burn Gets Out of Control; Destroys Garage - Bolivar 3-22-2007 The Jackson Sun
Home Under Construction Burns - Roane County 3-22-2007 Volunteer TV
New EMS Provider Forthcoming - Shelby County 3-21-2007 WREG
Arson Fires Strain Department - Memphis 3-21-2007 ABC 24
State Fire Incident Reporting Improves - Nashville 3-21-2007 The Messenger
Resident Escapes Mobile Home Fire - Greene County 3-21-2007 Greeneville Sun
Fire Chief Search Starts Over - Gallatin 3-21-2007 The Tennessean
Department Drops ISO Classification from 7 to 4 - Spring Hill 3-21-2007 The Tennessean
Space Heater Causes Hotel Fire - Nashville 3-21-2007 WSMV
House Fire Under Investigation - Knox County 3-21-2007 Volunteer TV
Firefighter Recovering From Injuries in Blaze - Anderson County 3-19-2007 WATE
Woman Rescued from Fire by Neighbor - Sevier County 3-18-2007

WBIR

Sprinklers Disabled in Warehouse Fire - Memphis 3-18-2007 ABC 24
Firefighter Training Helps Comfort Families - Sevier County 3-18-2007

WBIR

Electrical Problems Blamed for Fire - Memphis 3-18-2007 ABC 24
Fire Destroys Elementary School - Cookeville 3-17-2007 NewsChannel 5
Warehouse Fire Update: Sprinklers Turned Off - Knoxville 3-16-2007

WBIR

House Fire Sends Woman to Hospital - Memphis 3-16-2007 WREG
Towering Blaze at Metal Recycling Facility - Chattanooga 3-15-2007 The Chattanoogan
Workers Extinguish Small Uranium Fire - Oak Ridge 3-15-2007 WATE
Two Men Escape Apartment Fire - Memphis 3-14-2007 WMCTV
Smoke Alarm Saves Elderly Woman - Knoxville 3-13-2007

WBIR

Vacant Store Burns - Greene County 3-13-2007 Greeneville Sun
House Passes Fireworks Bill - Nashville 3-13-2007 The Tennessean
Fire Destroys Home, Exposure - Hamilton County 3-13-2007 The Chattanoogan
Quadraplex Damaged in Fire - Red Bank 3-13-2007 The Chattanoogan
New Restaurant Benefits Fire Department - Murfreesboro 3-13-2007 Daily News Journal
Suspicious Fires at Vacant Buildings - Memphis 3-13-2007 ABC 24
Senator Backs Fire-Safe Cigarettes - Nashville 3-12-2007 NewsChannel 5
Firefighter Injured in Trailer Fire - Anderson County 3-12-2007 WATE
Man Dozes as Fire Spreads to House - La Vergne 3-12-2007 Daily News Journal
Apartment Fire Under Investigation - Columbia 3-12-2007 The Daily Herald
Grocery Store Closed After Overnight Fire - Nashville 3-12-2007 NewsChannel 5
Fire Destroys Mobile Home - Jefferson County 3-12-2007 WATE
Fire Department Receives Grant - Bartlett 3-12-2007 ABC 24
Two Women Escape House Fire - Greeneville 3-9-2007 Greeneville Sun
Smoke Detector Helps in House Fire - Red Bank 3-9-2007 News Channel 9
Church Fire May Be Arson - Memphis 3-9-2007 WSMV
Station Location Being Debated - White Bluff 3-9-2007 The Tennessean
County-Wide Fire Department a Possibility - Obion County 3-8-2007 The Messenger
Home Builders Assail Sprinkler Proposal - Columbia 3-8-2007 The Daily Herald
Firefighters Advance Medical Skills - Fairview 3-8-2007 Fairview Observer
Fire Guts Home - Jackson 3-7-2007 The Jackson Sun
Program Teaches Kids Dangers of Fire - Clarksville 3-7-2007

The Leaf-Chronicle

Hotel Fire Under Investigation - Clarksville 3-7-2007

The Leaf-Chronicle

Department Keeps Apartment Fire from Spreading - Red Bank 3-7-2007 The Chattanoogan
Two-Alarm Apartment Fire - Chattanooga 3-6-2007 News Channel 9
Cigarette Starts Fire, Leaves One Injured - Memphis 3-6-2007 ABC 24
New Veteran's Home Burns - Johnson City 3-6-2007

WBIR

Another Fire Breaks Out in Apartment Complex - Jackson 3-6-2007 The Jackson Sun
Business Damaged in Blaze - Dyersburg 3-5-2007 State Gazette
Heating Unit Starts Apartment Fire - Red Bank 3-5-2007 The Chattanoogan
Crews Battle Fires at Apartments, Barn - Nashville 3-5-2007 The Tennessean
Fire Destroys Auto Dealership - Jefferson County 3-5-2007 Volunteer TV
89-year-old Man Dies in House Fire - Memphis 3-4-2007 WMCTV
Fire Damages Home - Nashville 3-3-2007 NewsChannel 5
Oxygen Tanks Lead to Trailer Fire - Claxton 3-2-2007 WATE
Two Fires, Same Night, Same Home - Nashville 3-2-2007 NewsChannel 5
City Looks to Rebuild After Massive Fire - Bolivar 3-2-2007 The Jackson Sun
Fire Station Bids Thrown Out - Hendersonville 3-2-2007 The Tennessean
Firefighters Fight Garage, House Fire - Chattanooga 3-2-2007 The Chattanoogan
Fire Shuts Down School Maintenance Garage - Sumner County 3-2-2007 The Tennessean
Fire Destroys Five Historic Buildings - Bolivar 3-1-2007 WREG
House Fire Leads to Explosion - Nashville 3-1-2007 NewsChannel 5
Cove Mountain Fire Threatens Homes - Sevier County 3-1-2007

WBIR

Council Votes to Buy Fire Equipment - Gallatin 3-1-2007 The Tennessean
 

 

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