LEWIS TOWNSHIP — Christmas came a little early for JJ Lyons and his family.
Last week, Lyons was hunting with family when the Williamsport firefighter got the call that his house near Turbotville was on fire.
“I left the woods to find these guys already there to console and to help,” said Lyons.
The fire, which started in the basement, caused nearly $400,000  in damage.
The fire left the 10-year veteran of the fire department, his wife Jessica, and his 5-year-old daughter Jilline with few options, especially right before the holidays.
“We had no idea what we were going to do or where we were going to go. We didn’t know we would be OK,” said Lyons.
That’s where Joe Miller, a total stranger, comes in. His mother passed away earlier this year, and he looking to sell her 1,500-square-foot house.
Miller decided to give it to the Lyons family until they can get back on their …