House Fire Leaves Couple Homeless

A fierce fire ripped through a Fleming County home late Wednesday night leaving a couple homeless.

The fire broke out in the Maxey Flats area of Fleming County.

A 27 NEWSFIRST viewer captured video of the flames.

Witnesses say an older couple lived in the home.

Dispatchers say no one was injured in the fire.


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  • by Amber Wiegand Location: West Virgina on Apr 11, 2008 at 09:27 PM
    I myself, along with my Dad, Little Sister and Grandpa (Ronnie, Jerry and Moriah all from Daytona FL.) would like to let Aunt Jean and Uncle Bill know that they are in our thoughts and prayers and that we are just thankful that they are okay. We love you all and will continue to pray for you! The Wiegands
  • by Talithia Location: Fleming County on Apr 11, 2008 at 01:01 PM
    my thoughts and prays are with my grandparents jean, and bill. I live next to them, and could not believe it when I saw there house going up in flames, that was the most worst day of my life, when I watched everything my grandparents worked so hard for burning to the ground and all the memories. I would also like to the the Hillsboro Fire Dept. for reasponding to my grandparents twice. my mamaw is ill, and now this. but she knows the lord will help her through it. thanks for any help or donations, it is really appreciated. and also remember to keep them in your thoughts and prays. THANKS Talithia
  • by LaShonda Location: Morehead, KY on Apr 10, 2008 at 10:14 PM
    THIS HAD BEEN MY GRANDPARENTS HOME AND AS MY MOTHER SANDRA HAD STATED IN HER COMMENT I WOULD LIKE TO THANK EVERYONE FOR THEIR HELP. (edited). AND JUST REMEMBER TO KEEP THEM IN YOUR PRAYERS. THANKS LASHONDA
  • by Teresa Location: Elliott County Kentucky on Apr 10, 2008 at 06:54 PM
    I would like to also thank the Hillsboro Fire Dept.for responding to the fire that took the home of my aunt and uncle. You would have to know my aunt to know that she is a wonderful person and shows love to everyone she meets. There are not many people like her left in this world. With her recent illness and now a fire taking her home she will still wear a smile and know that the lord will take care of her. She will tell her family not to worry about tham that they will be okay. That is the kind of woman that she is. Any donations that are made to her family to allow her the pleasure of having a home again would be greatly appreciated. I know that times are hard for us all but to see a wonderful woman like her going through a hard time makes me feel that maybe the times I think are hard and really little bumps in the road.
  • by Patty Location: Daytona Beach on Apr 10, 2008 at 04:11 PM
    Love & Prayers to Aunt Jean and Uncle Bill...Love the Teagues
  • by Libby Howard Location: Honea Path ,SC on Apr 10, 2008 at 12:49 PM
    I just wanted to say how sorry i am that this had to happen to such wonderful people.You all are in our prayers.Aunt Jean you have always been there and helped every one else in the family.Now it is our turn to help you in this time of need.We love you very much. Love always Libby,Charlie and Girls
  • by Sandra Stevens Location: Morehead, KY on Apr 10, 2008 at 08:55 AM
    I have to extend my deep appreciation to the Hillsboro Fire Dept. They have been there for my parents twice now within this month. We just about lost my mother about 2 wks ago after she collasped in their kitchen with a cardiac complication. They are a wonderful decicated group who deserves our support & donations. Also I want to thank the Morehead Clinic Pharmacy, Fleming Co Home Health, People's Clinic, American Red Cross and above all our super friends & neigbors. May the Lord bless all involved & watch over you like he did my parents yesterday. Any donations to assist my parents to set up home again would be appreciated. Leave a message at (edited). Or you can contact me at skstevens68@hotmail.com Thank You!! Sandra Stevens

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