It's been a fiery start to 2016 for Longview fire crews, but not a start they want. Eleven fires have been intentionally set by someone and put out by the Longview Fire Department since January 1st on Longview's south side.
Editor's note: The video below was originally published in 2009, we've learned, but is just going viral this week. It's a must-see. Two kids are dead after they perished in a Memphis, TN. house fire. But what will surprise you in this story is what one relative is concerned about minut…
Firefighters had to get out early today to put out a fire at the Old Salem Village Apartments at Bert Kouns and Buncombe Road. When crews arrived, the found a fire in the office area. No one was hurt and the fire did not spread to any of the units...
The number of wildfires in north Louisiana and east Texas has been crazy this year. And we've been getting lots of calls and emails asking about ways to help out the firefighters and those who have been affected.
It seems firefighters all around the area have been staying waaaaaayyyyyy too busy.
The fires in Texas continue. Shreveport had the fire near the GM plant yesterday. Earlier in the week, Oil City saw fire action. And now, the hard working firefighters are back out fighting a new fire.
Shortly after 3pm today, we started getting calls about a large amount of smoke on I-20. And, looking outside our studios, we could all see the smoke rising up, too. It was yet another grass fire. This time, it was near the Shreveport General Motors plant.