From WRGA News
The Rome Fire Department has gone back in service following several hours of fighting grass fires in the Highway 27 South area Tuesday.
Georgia Forestry Commission personnel remain on the scene and have lit a back-burn between Highway 27 and Booger Hollow Road near Lumpkin Road.
So, if you are in the area, you will see flames and smoke from that back-burn.
Rome Fire Department Battalion Chief Phil Litton said all of the fires are inside the fire breaks that have been plowed.
However, it may be a couple of days before it is fully extinguished. (more…)