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Lightning possible culprit in Griffin Dental fire

Ripley and Mitchell Volunteer Fire Departments were dispatched to a fire at Griffin Dental Group, located 415 East Walnut Street in Ripley at approximately 9 p.m., Tuesday. The official cause of the blaze, that looked to damage the inside area, is unknown at the time, but authorities believe lightning from storms in the area is […]

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HOUSTON – The recent spate of cold weather often sparks a series of house fires as residents try to keep warm. The Houston Fire Department urges residents to take a little extra precaution to prevent a fire this winter and especially during the holiday season. “There are a lot of things that come together at […]

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