Thank you for visiting Ohio.com. We noticed you are using an outdated browser that may not give you the best user experience. We recommend current browser versions of Google’s Chrome, Microsoft’s Edge, Mozilla’s Firefox. For more specific information on how to update your browser --Click Here or visit your browser’s website.
The charred foundation is all that remains of a home in the Cobbly Knob area of Pigeon Forge, Tenn., Thursday. A devastating wildfire destroyed numerous homes and buildings on Monday. (Amy Smotherman Burgess/Knoxville News Sentinel via AP)
Richard T. Ramsey and Sue Ramsey hold hands while looking at the skyline from the remains of their house of 41 years, Thursday in Gatlinburg, Tenn. They safely evacuated from their home as wildfire approached Monday evening. (Andrew Nelles/The Tennessean via AP)
Banner Baptist Church sits in the background, Thursday, in Gatlinburg, Tenn., was saved while their fellowship hall burned to the ground by Monday's wildfire. (Michael Patrick/Knoxville News Sentinel via AP)