A house was heavily damaged by fire on Wessex Lane in East Brainerd late Monday afternoon.
A number of fire companies responded to the blaze, which destroyed the roof.
No injuries were reported.
Wessex Lane is near Banks Road and Standifer Gap Road.
December 23, 2014
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Some of the most interesting evidences of the never-finished "Stevenson Extension" can still be seen in the vicinity of Jasper and South Pittsburg, Tn. This was the line that Southern Railway ... (click for more)
AccuWeather reports rain and thunderstorms, some capable of producing severe weather, will affect much of the South from Tuesday into Christmas Eve. Despite this week ... (click for more)
Tennessee Attorney General Herbert Slatery on Monday notified the appropriate parties that the state will join a lawsuit brought by attorneys general and governors from 24 other states to challenge ... (click for more)
Some of the most interesting evidences of the never-finished "Stevenson Extension" can still be seen in the vicinity of Jasper and South Pittsburg, Tn. This was the line that Southern Railway started between Stevenson, Ala., and Chattanooga in 1905 and then abruptly halted in October 1907. The section in Marion County is still known by many today as "the Old Southern Grade." ... (click for more)
AccuWeather reports rain and thunderstorms, some capable of producing severe weather, will affect much of the South from Tuesday into Christmas Eve. Despite this week being the first week of winter, it may seem like spring in the South for a day or two. The rain and storms will be spawned by a Christmas Eve storm as it gains strength and begins ... (click for more)
Oh, no. The Piccadilly Cafeteria at Hamilton Place is closing. Its last day is Christmas Eve. I will miss the great food they have there but most of all I will miss their servers, cashiers and waitresses. They are all so friendly and accommodating. They make it like it’s a home-style restaurant. I sure wish there was some way that Hamilton Place and ... (click for more)
In 1993 a 95-year-old man named William Snell created a list called “Life’s Little Instructions.” His list has swirled around in the Internet ever since and it is, indeed, a delightful checklist to keep us focused in the right direction. Curiously, when I read over it this past weekend, it dawned on me that if each of us would try to accomplish just 10 items on Mr. Snell’s list ... (click for more)
In a rematch of last season's NCAA Tournament meeting, Tennessee once again came out on top against Mercer. This time the Vols rode their stout defense and sharp-shooting from newcomer Devon Baulkman to the 64-54 victory over the Bears, improving to 5-0 at home. Tennessee won its second game in a row to improve to 6-4 overall. Mercer ... (click for more)
EVENSVILLE, Tenn. – Hamilton Heights had a chance to win the boys and girls title in the Rhea County Holiday Hoops tournament Saturday night. The Hawks delivered. The Lady Hawks came up short. Once-beaten Hamilton Heights, getting pivotal back-to-back 3-pointers by Silas Adheke and Joan Duran in the final two minutes and sterling efforts by Ezekiel Balogun and Abdulhakim ... (click for more)