Washington firefighters, with assistance from Old Ford Volunteer Fire Department firefighters, battle a brush fire Monday afternoon near the U.S. Highway 17 bypass and the Prettl Appliance Systems building on West 15th Street. By using a water cannon, fire hoses and other equipment, firefighters extinguished the fire. Smoke from the fire blanketed part of the bypass and nearby land. (WDN Photo/Christ Prokos)

Archived Story

WHERE THERE’S SMOKE …

Published 3:31pm Monday, February 28, 2011

Editor's Picks

Honoring fathers everywhere

The third Sunday every June is the time to celebrate Father’s Day. However, it hasn’t been nationally recognized for that long. The first official Father’s ... Read more