Gatlinburg and Sevier County will hold a memorial ceremony this month to observe the one year anniversary of the wildfires. The City of Gatlinburg announced today (Monday, November 6, 2017) they will honor those who were killed, recognize first responders and recognize the progress the community has made in the past year. An announcement will also be made about a permanent memorial that will remember the 14 people who died in the fires during the upcoming ceremony. The community is invited to the ceremony that will start at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, November 28, 2017 at the Rocky Top Sports World Complex at 1870 Sports World Boulevard. The complex was home to thousands of residents that lost their homes following the fires.