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  • Thu., December 15, 2011 8:55am
    A wildfire that's scorched more than 480 square miles in the Okefenokee Swamp is still burning deep underground after nearly eight months,...
  • Wed., August 3, 2011 5:14pm
    Georgia fire officials say, less than 100 fire personnel will be working the Okefenokee Swamp's Honey Praire Fire by this weekend. The...
  • Thu., June 16, 2011 1:07pm
    Officials are ordering evacuations of about 60 homes in Ware County as a wildfire has quickly spread across 8 square miles in a single day. Georgia...
  • Tue., June 14, 2011 5:31pm
    A wildfire burning out of control in southeast Georgia a few miles west of Waycross has raced across nearly 8 square miles in less than a day,...
  • Mon., May 23, 2011 11:48am
    While the fire mostly has been contained, the aerial videos date from the fire's early weeks, when it appeared more dramatic from the air. The...
  • Thu., May 19, 2011 3:14pm
    Firefighters have contained 55% of the massive blaze burning in the Okefenokee Swamp. Progress came quickly this week as wind, humidity and...
  • Mon., May 9, 2011 3:27pm
    A fire burning through the Okefenokee Swamp has now scorched nearly 90,990 acres, making the air smell smoky nearly 200 miles to the north.
  • Sat., March 26, 2011 8:46am
    Firefighters have made progress containing wildfires in four southeast Georgia counties that have already burned more than 53 square miles. Crews...