Knox County health officials will spray the Halls community for mosquitoes, after the presence of West Nile Virus was detected.
(WBIR-North Knox Co.) Knox County health officials will spray for mosquitoes Thursday night in the Halls area.
The spraying will impact the East Emory Road in Halls between 9 p.m. and midnight, weather permitting. Residents in those areas are asked to stay inside and keep their pets indoors while crews are spraying.
Officials will treat the area again on Thursday, Sept. 19.
Spray area includes:
- Homestead Drive
- Hallbrook Road
- Arlie Drive
- Zirkle Drive
- Marshall Drive
- Portion of Old Maynardville Pike
- Areas around Halls Middle and High Schools