deer hunting season in western North Carolina. Parts of the Linville Gorge had been closed for nearly two weeks because of a wildfire . No homes were destroyed and no one was hurt, but the fire destroyed nearly 2,600 acres. A few days ago, the U.S
The U.S. Forest Service says firefighters gained a little more ground on the Linville Gorge blaze thanks to efforts to rid the area of unburned fuel and favorable weather.
Firefighters are making progress in controlling a wildfire in Pisgah National Forest in Burke County, although the blaze has grown to 1,800 acres. Officials hope that rain forecast for
re trained to attack wildfires and brush fires ..... Duncan Chapel get a brush fire or wildfire call, they are strapped ..... have them in case of wildfires like the one back in ..... meteorologist Andy Wood said wildfires need heat, wind and
A fast-moving wildfire killed 19 firefighters Sunday afternoon ..... Earlier Sunday, the 2,000-acre wildfire prompted evacuations of 50 homes in ..... About 200 firefighters are fighting the wildfire , which has also forced the closure
Crowds descended upon the Bi-Lo Center on Friday and Saturday for Wildfire Weekend. The 2013 Men's Impact Weekend event is scheduled to bring about 10,000 men together, in a weekend that includes
officer who has been instrumental in the state's emergency response activities for hurricanes, tornadoes, winter storms and wildfires over the past 15 years. The agency is part of the South Carolina Military Department, which Livingston leads. Gov. Nikki
units. Officials said some of the condos were used as vacation homes and were not occupied. There were several brush and wildfires across the Upstate, though none as severe as in Carolina Forest. State forestry reports said firefighters responded to 11
Authorities say investigators with the S.C. Forestry Commission are at the scene of the blaze that destroyed dozens of buildings in Carolina Forest.