Burnsville

Fire Fighters Battle Massive Fire in Dallas County

From the West Alabama Newsroom– Fire fighters from all over over Dallas County and Autaugaville continue to battle an enormous fire at a railroad cross-tie salvage company. “Trying to contain it. Keep it off the railroad tracks. Keep the railway systems open,” said Burnsville VFD Fire Chief Steve Brewer. “We have a big mill that those tracks go to. As…

Powerful Wave of Storms Pound Dallas County

From the West Alabama Newsroom– The first wave of the storms that swept through Dallas County Wednesday knocked down trees and power lines — and damaged several homes. In addition a second wave of storms is expected overnight. It’s been a busy Wednesday afternoon for Dallas County EMA Director Toya Stiles. “Started out with tornado watches and from then on…

Burnsville Community Taking Donations for Volunteer Fire Chief

Source: Alabama News NetworkThe Burnsville community is coming together to try and help their volunteer Fire Chief  after he has helped so many over the years. Exactly one week ago today, Steve Brewer’s house caught fire, damaging most of his belongings. “The inside is gutted. It is completely gutted. The outer walls are standing. It’s partially collapsed on the roof,”…