Neola Fire

Neola – Margie Houston (right) is comforted by her granddaughter Marlise Houston. Margie lost both her husband and one of her sons in an out-of-control wildfire near Roosevelt that had burned 14,000 acres in the Unitah Basin by Saturday morning.
; 6.30.2007

I wrote about this assignment here: The Fire

Neola – Margie Houston tightly grips the hand her granddaughter Marlise Houston. Margie lost both her husband of 44 years and one of her sons in an out-of-control wildfire near Roosevelt that had burned 14,000 acres in the Unitah Basin by Saturday morning.
; 6.30.2007
Neola – 11-year-old Duane Houston was with his father (Tracy) and grandfather (George) in a hay field when a wildfire swept through. At his grandfather’s instructions, Duane ran to safety. An out-of-control wildfire in the Ashley National Forest near Roosevelt had burned 14,000 acres in the Unitah Basin by Saturday morning and claimed the lives of three people.
; 6.30.2007

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