Hoxie family protects their home, help neighbors Meanwhile, a new baby makes his way into the world
Last updated 11/2/2007 at Noon
In the aftermath of the Fallbrook Rice Canyon Fire, families are returning home with stories, experiences and memories to last a lifetime. One such group is the Hoxie family, whose home is on Ridge Drive.
On Monday afternoon as fires moved closer to their home, Gary and Brenda Hoxie sent their three daughters, Annetta, Tamera and Charissa, and 2-year-old granddaughter Sara up to Temecula. Tamera, nine months pregnant, was unable to get to Escondido, where her doctor was located.
With their daughters and granddaughter safely out of harm’s way, Gary, Brenda, Brenda’s sister, Lisa, and T...