Posts With Keyword ‘fire’

Fire in Downtown Knoxville

Posted: Monday, January 11th, 2010 at 6:45 am

The Knoxville Fire Department, the Knoxville Rural Fire Department, the Pella Fire Department, and the Knoxville Police Department responded to a fire in downtown Knoxville at approximately midnight Saturday night.

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Reed’s Automotive Center to Reopen in 2010

Posted: Wednesday, December 30th, 2009 at 6:40 am

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Reed’s Automotive Center is making necessary preparations to reopen in February. Weeks after a December 10th fire destroyed much of Dick Reed’s automotive business he is well on his way to reopen in early 2010.

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City Handling Fire/Safety at VA Campus

Posted: Saturday, December 26th, 2009 at 6:28 am

The Knoxville VA Fire Department has officially left the campus as of last weekend which means more work for the Knoxville City Fire Department.

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Zoutte Takes Oath of Office

Posted: Tuesday, December 22nd, 2009 at 6:28 am

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Knoxville Mayor-elect Don Zoutte took his oath of office last night during the bi-monthly city council meeting last night at City Hall.

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Retirements in Knoxville Fire Department

Posted: Tuesday, December 22nd, 2009 at 6:26 am

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Assistant Fire Chief Kevin Rodgers and Barry Reynolds, also of Knoxville Fire and Rescue were presented plaques for their years of service as both will retire effective the end of the year.

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Fire Destroys Home South of Bussey

Posted: Thursday, December 17th, 2009 at 6:31 am


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Marion County Sheriff’s Office and the Bussey Fire Department responded to a house fire at approximately 3:30 am in the 2000 block of Upton Street south of Bussey.

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Christmas Tree Fire Safety

Posted: Wednesday, December 16th, 2009 at 6:22 am

As Marion County residents are decorating their homes for the holidays, they should make sure their Christmas trees are kept moist to prevent them from catching fire around electric lights.

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Fully Engulfed Forest Clearing Unit Fire By Lake Red Rock

Posted: Monday, December 14th, 2009 at 6:31 am

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A large piece of forest-clearing equipment became fully engulfed in flames Saturday morning near the South Overlook boat-ramp at Lake Red Rock.

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Fire at Reed’s Automotive in Knoxville

Posted: Sunday, December 13th, 2009 at 6:22 am


Knoxville Fire and Rescue and the Knoxville Rural Fire Department responded to a fire at Reed’s Automotive at 213 W Pleasant in Knoxville earlier this week.

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Fully Engulfed Forest Clearing Unit Fire At Lake Red Rock

Posted: Saturday, December 12th, 2009 at 11:42 am

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A large piece of forest-clearing equipment became fully engulfed in flames Saturday morning near the South Overlook boat-ramp at Lake Red Rock.

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Thursday Fire at Reed’s Automotive in Knoxville

Posted: Friday, December 11th, 2009 at 6:28 am


Knoxville Fire and Rescue and the Knoxville Rural Fire Department responded to a fire at Reed’s Automotive at 213 W Pleasant in Knoxville at approximately 5AM.

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Fire at Reed’s Automotive in Knoxville

Posted: Thursday, December 10th, 2009 at 10:48 am


Knoxville Fire and Rescue and the Knoxville Rural Fire Department responded to a fire at Reed’s Automotive at 213 W Pleasant in Knoxville at approximately 5AM.

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Candle Safety Stressed This Season

Posted: Thursday, December 10th, 2009 at 6:30 am

Although residents are getting out their lights and wreaths for the holiday season, one of the most frequent fire risks could be sitting on a wax stump: candles.

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Name Released in Knoxville Fire Death

Posted: Friday, December 4th, 2009 at 6:30 am

A 55 year old man died in a house fire at 510 South Sixth Street in Knoxville early Thursday morning, with the cause ruled accidental pending an autopsy.

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Man Dies in Knoxville Blaze

Posted: Thursday, December 3rd, 2009 at 6:31 am

A 55 year old man died in a house fire at 510 South Sixth Street in Knoxville early Thursday morning, with the cause unknown.

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One Person Dies in Knoxville Blaze

Posted: Thursday, December 3rd, 2009 at 3:47 am

One person died in a house fire at 510 South Sixth Street in Knoxville early Thursday morning, with the cause unknown.

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Vehicle Fire Near Knoxville

Posted: Monday, November 16th, 2009 at 6:30 am

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The Knoxville Township Fire Department responded to a pick-up truck on fire at 1460 North Shore Drive south east of Knoxville this morning.

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Corn Bin Explodes in Rural Marion County

Posted: Monday, November 9th, 2009 at 6:33 am

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A corn bin exploded at a farm in far western Marion County shortly after midnight Monday, with no injuries.

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Grain Bin Fire Near Pleasantville

Posted: Thursday, November 5th, 2009 at 6:30 am

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Crews from the Pleasantville, Melcher-Dallas, Knoxville Township and Milo fire departments spent approximately five hours fighting a grain bin on fire south of Pleasantville.

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Vehicle Fire Near Pleasantville

Posted: Wednesday, October 28th, 2009 at 6:28 am

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Pleasantville and Knoxville Township Fire Departments responded to a pick-up truck on fire in the middle of a corn field Tuesday near 669 McKimber Street.

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