We fought for clearance but never gained it. It known now the sea turtles and many marine animals were burned alive in the burns or sank to the bottom of the ocean. We also witnessed dolphins swimming erraticly what experts call drunken dolphin syndrome.

Two residents were taken to a hospital for minor smoke inhalation and a firefighter suffered a back injury. The Red Cross is assisting displaced tenants. Approximately 100 firefighters from 21 fire departments assisted in battling the blaze. The best overlooks for viewing fall foliage is on Newfound Gap Road (Hwy 441) between Gatlinburg, TN and Cherokee, NC. Clingmans Dome, accessible on the Tennessee and North Carolina border, offers the best views along with breathtaking sunrises and sunsets. To find the times for sunrises or sunsets on the day you plan to visit, visit Sunrises, Sunsets and enter the date..

Re “Taking a Pasting” (Nov. 19): While attending the opening of the Museum of Contemporary Art in 1986 with several friends who had works in the museum, we noticed posters plastered all around the Temporary. The next evening I returned home to find the garage door open behind my apartment, and there were the paintings and Robbie Conal projecting an image on a canvas.

By screening submissions, we provide a space where readers can share intelligent and informed commentary that enhances the quality of our news and information.While most comments will be posted if they are on topic and not abusive, moderating decisions are subjective. We will make them as carefully and consistently as we can. Because of the volume of reader comments, we cannot review individual moderation decisions with readers.We value thoughtful comments representing a range of views that make their point quickly and politely.

She also said, “This is going to sound so arrogant: I know I’m the best slalom skier in the world. Because I’ve done that skiing so much. And what I did in that race today is not anywhere close to that. Though curable, it has devastating consequences for them and their families, including frequent debt, job loss and impoverishment.On average, 5 10 percent of those who are infected will develop active TB disease over their lifetime. Typical risk factors include undernutrition, diabetes, alcohol abuse, and smoking, and when a woman becomes pregnant her chance of developing TB disease doubles.However, when children enter late adolescence their risk rises far above average. For the age group 15 19 the rate of developing active TB, as well as the mortality rate, is approximately double that of 10 15 year olds, according to the Global Burden of Disease Study 2015, published in Lancet Infectious Diseases, March 2018.The first ever estimate of active TB among young people, across all regions, was published in 2018 According to the estimate, 1.78 million adolescents and young adults aged 10 24 years developed tuberculosis in 2012, with the largest numbers in South East Asia and Africa.Adolescents living with HIV are up to 27 times more vulnerable to TB.