Nov 3 2016
06:16 am

Burn permits are required for out door burning. They are not being issued due to the drought. All fires are banned, including campfires and even charcoal grills.

(Cumberland) County firefighters have been run ragged chasing intentionally set fires from the area of Rockwood Airport and Millstone Mountain to Old Hwy. 28 in the area of Hinch Mountain. Tuesday morning two major fires were reported on Hinch Mountain and the Catoosa Wildlife Management Area.


Lost Medicaid Funding

To date, the failure to expand Medicaid / TennCare has cost the State of Tennessee ? in lost federal funding.