We want everyone to remain weather aware today. Consider your severe weather plans, and should you need us for any reason do not hesitate to dial 911. Our firefighters are at work, and ready to respond should any emergency arise. ... ExpandHide
A Winter Weather Advisory has been issued, to include Blount County. This advisory is in effect from 12:00 noon Friday till 6:00 am Saturday.
Rain will be changing to snow Friday afternoon and evenin...
Tonight firefighters have worked through training on their new equipment received through a grant. When time counts with a fire, firefighters must be familiar enough with their gear to don it within minutes.
At West Blount we believe it is important to learn our job to the best of our ability before we need to apply our skill, so that we may be more proficient when the time comes to apply what we know. Or firefighters are working hard to better learn their equipment, and be more proficient so that when life and property depend on seconds we can make the difference. ... ExpandHide