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Pittsylvania County Sheriff's Office now investigating Gretna High School fire

PITTSYLVANIA COUNTY (WSLS 10) – A of Monday afternoon, the Pittsylvania County Sheriff’s Office has taken the lead on the investigation into the fire at Gretna High School Sunday afternoon. 66 more words


Death toll rises to 36 in Oakland warehouse fire

OAKLAND (KRON) — Firefighters have recovered 36 bodies from the warehouse in Oakland, authorities announced Monday morning.

“We absolutely believe the number of fatalities will increase,” fire officials said. 213 more words

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Crews respond to fire at Gretna High School

GRETNA (WSLS 10) – On Sunday, crews received a call around 12:30 pm for structure fire in the gym at Gretna High School. Officials said when crews arrived they did not see flames. 70 more words


Dollywood employee finds burned Bible page after Sevier County fires

PIGEON FORGE (WATE) – A Dollywood employee made an amazing discovery while working to clean up the park earlier on Tuesday following the fires that devastated Sevier County. 178 more words

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Crews contain fire on Smith Mountain

PITTSYLVANIA COUNTY (WSLS 10) A brush fire in Pittsylvania County is now 100% contained. Officials said the fire happened on the Gretna side of Smith Mountain. 64 more words


Community shows appreciation for those battling Mt. Pleasant fire this Thanksgiving

AMHERST COUNTY (WSLS 10) – Hundreds of firefighters and forestry department workers spent their Thanksgiving battling the Mount Pleasant fire in Amherst County.

The fire is covering 6,485 acres and is still only 10-percent contained. 226 more words


UPDATE: Crews extinguish small fire on Roanoke Mountain

ROANOKE COUNTY (WSLS 10) – Crews put out a fire on Roanoke Mountain on Thursday evening.

The small fire, about one acre, was initially reported at 4:30 p.m. 26 more words