Forecast more >
Our Labor Day started off with some extremely small pockets of rain for the coast this morning. Most areas should see a rain-free day, with a 30% coverage of showers in our forecast. Highs today will reach the lower 90's. More moisture leads to increased rain coverage for Tuesday. A 50% coverage of showers returns for Tuesday. Highs will ...
Fire destroys home
BURKEVILLE - Flames have destroyed a Newton County home, despite the efforts of firefighters to save the structure.
This story was reported by Steve W Stewart and comes to us through KFDM's media partnership with KJAS & Rayburn Broadcasting Company.
Fire destroyed the home about three miles south of Burkeville in Newton County at about 4:40 a.m. Friday, according to Burkeville Fire Chief Charles Duckworth.
Duckworth said flames had engulfed the home by the time firefighters arrived.
No one was hurt.
Investigators are trying to learn what caused the fire.