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Fire Destroys Local Home

From the March 1, 2017 issue of The Journal
By Richard Harris
   A Marion County family is recovering from a fire that destroyed their home on Thursday, February 23 a few miles south of Buena Vista on Highway 41.
   The family – Terry and Julie Roberts and daughter Taylor Mattson – was not at home, so they were not in danger, but the home was a total loss and they lost ... The rest of the story.
   (Anyone who would like to inquire about helping the family may call 229-815-2530.)



Also in this week's newspaper: Local Volunteer Fire Departments are struggling and are in need of more volunteers