Red Cross assisting family of six

JONESBOROUGH - December 22, 2012 - American Red Cross volunteers responded to the needs of a Washington County resident after a fire caused major damage to a home early Saturday morning. The Red Cross is providing food and clothing for the family of six with three of them being children. Emergency personnel were able to salvage the children's christmas presents. The family will be staying with relatives until after Christmas. You can help people affected by disasters like home fires, as well as countless crises at home and around the world, by making a donation to support the American Red Cross Disaster Relief. Your gift enables the Red Cross to prepare for and provide shelter, food, emotional support and other assistance in response to disasters. Visit or call 423-378-8700. ###