Many of the callers turned to that town for help or answers after unsuccessfully trying to reach Gatlinburg’s emergency line.
The DA said unless there’s another theory or document, his office will not be able to prosecute and it will have to be dropped at a state le…
Emergency crews drove through flying sparks and embers and were blinded by smoke, sending them into rescue mode.
“We have a lot of concerns for this county, the city. And we have questions that I feel need to be answered,” said Darlene Verito, a wildfir…
State prosecutors say unprecedented winds combined with downed power lines are to blame for the Sevier County wildfires.
Survivors continue to hope for much needed answers about what happened in the days leading up to the fire and the response afterwards.
A senior adviser with Deschutes County forestry in Oregon, said the Sevier County report is meant to be constructive, not punitive.
With a slice of wood and swing to a nail, Pastor Kim McCroskey isn’t letting the elements stop him from rebuilding.
Anakeesta brings people from the parkway on a gondola-style tram to a village for any age.
It’s a phrase you’ll hear on a regular basis when talking to residents, and even visitors, about the devastation.
Despite the wildfires, some tourists told News 2 it’s hard to tell when you’re soaking in the East Tennessee mountains.
Before fires ripped through her home, Lisa Reagan said she had lived there for more than 30 years and it’s the place she raised her kids and…
Mountain Tough has been used to describe a task force aimed to help get people back on their feet.
Some tourists told News 2 they were skeptical but knew they made the right choice once they arrived.
News 2 met Shannon Faulkner while he was at work. Even after losing everything, he had a smile on his face.
It’s been nearly six months since a massive wildfire swept through Sevier County, killing 14 people.
Gatlinburg is rebuilding its historic landmarks and making news ones for millions to see.
Fourteen people were killed in the fires and more than 2,500 structures were damaged as massive wildfires ripped through Sevier County.
A total of 2,545 structures were impacted across the county. Millions of dollars of damage became proof that Mother Nature had branded a nig…
Bruce McCamish says the reality of what was happening below him that night was almost too much to think about.