One year later: Memorial ceremony remembering Sevier Co. wildfires

GATLINBURG, TN (WJHL) – It’s been one year since deadly wildfires tore through the Sevier County and Gatlinburg areas, claiming the lives of 14 people.

A memorial ceremony took place at Rocky Top Sports World at 5 p.m. on Monday.

News Channel 11’s Jordan Moore and photographer Chris Greer are in Gatlinburg for the ceremony, where they said they are also expecting an announcement about a lasting memorial to remember the victims of the wildfires.


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