A fire was reported at 619 Haydenburg Ridge Road in east Macon County on Monday, February 6th. Members of the Willette Volunteer Fire Department answered the 12:42 p.m. call and upon arriving they found an unoccupied one-story wood frame home, owned by Patrick Hooten, in flames. The origin of the fire was believed to have been the back of the structure. The loss was estimated at $16,500. The Macon County Sheriffs Department and the Macon County EMS also responded to the scene.