published Sunday, March 11th, 2012

Smoke blankets downtown Chattanooga from south Walker fire

The Sunday afternoon smoke hanging over Chattanooga is a result of an 1,100 acre controlled burn in Walker and Chattooga counties, according to the Georgia Forestry Commission.

The annual burn is performed to promote ecological health, a commission spokesman said this afternoon.

about Staff Report...

Get breaking news from the Times Free Press on Twitter at or by visiting us on Facebook or Twitter at the right:

videos »         

photos »         

e-edition »


Find a Business

400 East 11th St., Chattanooga, TN 37403
General Information (423) 756-6900
Copyright, Permissions, Terms & Conditions, Privacy Policy, Ethics policy - Copyright ©2014, Chattanooga Publishing Company, Inc. All rights reserved.
This document may not be reprinted without the express written permission of Chattanooga Publishing Company, Inc.