The following recall has been announced:

_About 4,337 pounds of ground beef that may be contaminated with E. coli is being recalled by Southeastern Meats in Chattanooga, Tenn.

The ground beef was produced on July 31 and Aug. 1 and was distributed to retail establishments and institutions in Georgia and Tennessee.

Subject to recall are 10-pound boxes of ground beef patties, 5- and 10-pound bags of ground beef and 10-pound bags of taco beef mix.

Each package bears the establishment number ``Est 7953'' inside the USDA mark of inspection and the case code, ``07 31 06'' or ``08 01 06.''

For more information, call company Vice President John Shoocraft at 423-892-6024.