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News from May, 2007
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May, 2007

Reported Fatalities for Month:


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Date Source
Morning Fire Damages Motel - Gatlinburg 5-31-2007


Former Asst. Chief to Dispute Termination - Clarksville 5-30-2007

The Leaf-Chronicle

Fire Causes $600K in Damage to Market - Greene County 5-30-2007 Greeneville Sun
Fire Leaves House a Total Loss - Nashville 5-30-2007 The Tennessean
Teen Dies After Being Found in House Fire - Memphis 5-29-2007 NewsChannel 5
Fire Forces Family to Flee in Pajamas - Rutherford County 5-29-2007 Daily News Journal
Apartment Fire - East Ridge 5-29-2007 News Channel 9
Mayor Committed to Countywide Emergency Service - Memphis 5-29-2007 ABC 24
Fire at Solid Waste Facility - Pigeon Forge 5-28-2007


Fire Damages Large Home - Chattanooga 5-27-2007 The Chattanoogan
House Fire Doused - Lewisburg 5-27-2007 Marshal Co. Tribune
Firefighters Respond to Two Barn Fires - Marshal County 5-27-2007 Marshal Co. Tribune
No Injuries in House Fire - Jackson 5-26-2007 The Jackson Sun
Warehouse Fire Hero Honored - Knoxville 5-26-2007 Volunteer TV
Condo Goes Up in Flames - Memphis 5-25-2007 WREG
Mayor Proposes Fire Tax for County Residents - Shelby County 5-24-2007 ABC 24
Fire Destroys Natural Health Center - Milan 5-24-2007 The Jackson Sun
Fire Officials Close County Jail - Bledsoe County 5-24-2007


Family of 9 has Nothing After Fire - Jackson 5-24-2007 The Jackson Sun
Early Morning Fire Destroys Home - Greene County 5-24-2007 Greeneville Sun
Fire Department Moves to Class 2 ISO - Murfreesboro 5-23-2007 Daily News Journal
Station Dedicated to Retiring Fire Chief - Springfield 5-23-2007 Robertson Co. Times
Cigarette May Have Sparked Eatery Fire - Humboldt 5-23-2007 The Jackson Sun
Investigators Looking Into Timeshare Fire - Cumberland County 5-22-2007 Crossville Chronicle
Elderly Couple Killed in Fire - Blount County 5-22-2007


Sprinkler Measure Fails to Ignite Support - Maury County 5-22-2007 The Daily Herald
Early Morning Fire Destroys Home - Shelbyville 5-22-2007 Times Gazette
Merchandise Destroyed in Overnight Business Fire - Nashville 5-21-2007 NewsChannel 5
House Fire Considered Suspicious - Nashville 5-21-2007 NewsChannel 5
Fire Claims Man - Hawkins County 5-18-2007 WMCTV
Two Injured in Camper Fire - Bristol 5-18-2007
Fire Destroys House - Knoxville 5-18-2007 WATE
Gas Leak Leads to Home Explosion - Nashville 5-17-2007 WSMV
Snack Food Warehouse Catches Fire - Nashville 5-17-2007 NewsChannel 5
Fire Ignited by Boy with Lighter - Morristown 5-16-2007 Citizen Tribune
Fire Levels Popular Wedding Chapel - Christiana 5-15-2007 NewsChannel 5
Residents Escape Burning House - Chattanooga 5-15-2007 The Chattanoogan
Man Dressed in Chief's Uniform Steals SUV - Knoxville 5-15-2007


Hydrants Don't Work During Fire - Bledsoe County 5-14-2007 News Channel 9
House Goes Up in Flames - Nashville 5-14-2007 NewsChannel 5
New Trucks Give Chief Headache - Clarksville 5-12-2007

The Leaf-Chronicle

Fire Chief Candidates Down to Four - Gallatin 5-11-2007 The Tennessean
Sprinkler Support Runs Dry - Maury County 5-11-2007 The Daily Herald
Consignment Store Destroyed by Fire - Hermitage 5-11-2007 NewsChannel 5
Two Fires at Aluminum Plant - Alcoa 5-10-2007 WATE
Fire Razes Home Before Family Moves In - Montgomery County 5-10-2007

The Leaf-Chronicle

Woman Dies in House Fire - Blount County 5-9-2007 WATE
Method for Fire Fee Assessment Changed - Burns 5-9-2007 The Tennessean
Fire Destroys Warehouse - Pleasant View 5-8-2007 NewsChannel 5
Fire Strikes House Under Renovation - Chattanooga 5-8-2007 The Chattanoogan
5th Graders Help Fire Victim - Smyrna 5-8-2007 Daily News Journal
3-Alarm Fire Destroys Two Homes - Antioch 5-8-2007 NewsChannel 5
Fire Marshal Targets Problem Trailer Park - Johnson City 5-7-2007
Sprinkler Extinguishes Commercial Fire - Chattanooga 5-7-2007 The Chattanoogan
Fire Damages Industrial Business - Memphis 5-7-2007 NewsChannel 5
Nine Companies Respond on Apartment Fire - Chattanooga 5-5-2007 The Chattanoogan
Injured Firefighter is Recovering - Nashville 5-4-2007 NewsChannel 5
Eye Appeal Colors Fire Hydrant Debate - La Vergne
What about NFPA 291 or TDEC requirements?
5-3-2007 The Tennessean
Family Leaps from Window to Escape Flames - Chattanooga 5-3-2007 News Channel 9
Firefighter Hopefuls Put to the Test - Clarksville 5-3-2007

The Leaf-Chronicle

Dog Alerts Resident to Duplex Fire - Nashville 5-2-2007 The Tennessean
Volunteer Chiefs Seek More Funding - Sumner County 5-2-2007 The Tennessean
Firefighter Injured in Early Morning Blaze - Nashville 5-2-2007 NewsChannel 5
Kitchen Fire Damages House - Greene County 5-2-2007 Greeneville Sun
Fire Damages Home - Greene County 5-1-2007 Greeneville Sun
Brush Fire Destroys Home, 5 Acres - Blount County 5-1-2007 WATE
Man Charged with Endangering Firefighters - Bradley County 5-1-2007 The Chattanoogan


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