Home Ablaze in Ethel



Attala County Fire Chief, Tim Cox has confirmed that people were inside when fire began.  Everyone was able to exit the home safely and no one was injured.  The cause is currently undetermined.  The home is a total loss.

Attala County Fire Department and Ethel Volunteers were dispatched to a residence on Business 12 in Ethel near Dollar General at 10:56 a.m. on Monday, Feb. 26, 2024.

Firefighters noted that the home was fully engulfed in flames when they arrived on scene. No one was believed to be inside the residence when the fire started.

We will update you here when more information is available.

  1. Roxanne
    February 26, 2024 at 12:40 PM

    They were people inside of the house when it caught on fire but they got out safely

    • Debbie Beevers
      Debbie Beevers
      February 27, 2024 at 12:10 AM

      Right . My Mom & sister & 2 maybe 3 pets . God is Awesome

  2. Cindi Robertson
    Cindi Robertson
    February 26, 2024 at 1:34 PM

    This was my grandmothers home. Thankfully they got out unharmed!! So thankful for the people who stopped to tell them they saw smoke.

    • Debbie Beevers
      Debbie Beevers
      February 27, 2024 at 12:11 AM

      Amen ???? Thank You Jesus

  3. Tanya Piwell
    Tanya Piwell
    February 26, 2024 at 8:58 PM

    Oh goodness grief! So sorry for your loss Ms. Nan. Bless y’all’s hearts

  4. Debbie Beevers
    Debbie Beevers
    February 27, 2024 at 12:13 AM

    My Mom & our family Thanks you all for your prayers & love shown today & the prayers & love to come ❤️ God sent blessings for our family. THANK YOU Jesus

  5. Lawanda Brooks Barksdale
    Lawanda Brooks Barksdale
    February 27, 2024 at 8:21 AM

    Praying ❤️ ???? for the family thankful everyone got out safe God ???? ❤️ is merciful

  6. Kathy
    February 27, 2024 at 10:55 AM

    Prayers for this precious family glad they were all out safely????????????

  7. Kenny
    February 29, 2024 at 2:59 PM

    I hate to hear this. Main thing is they got out safely. They’re like family to us. No telling how many times I been in that house. ????????????????


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