Troy home destroyed in fire

first_img Around the WebMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Blood Sugar BlasterIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Patriot Health ZoneHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential Health32-second Stretch Ends Back Pain & Sciatica (Watch)Healthier LivingThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancel Sponsored Content Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day Print Article “The fire fighters worked so hard to put the fire out and keep it out,” she said. “They would get it out but it would keep coming back. At one point when the fire was out, several of the firefighters went in one of the bedrooms and threw out some pictures. We were so thankful for that.”Robin said, it took more than three hours to put the fire out completely.“Hopefully, there is something that we can save,” she said. “There’s one antique bed we may be able to save. We are hoping to find some of the sentimental things but we won’t know until we can go through everything.Robin expressed appreciation to the fire fighters from Troy, Hamilton Crossroads, Henderson, Goshen, Springhill, Meeksville and Brundidge and Haynes Ambulance for their diligence in bringing the fire under control and out.“They all worked so hard,” she said. “I was afraid for them.  We can’t thank them enough.” Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits Email the author Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson “My dad went home for a few minutes and discovered the fire,” Robin said. “My brother was in the house but, thankfully, he got out. The animals got out somehow so we were blessed in that. But the house is a total loss. Everything my parents own is gone.”Neighbors gathered in support of the Motes family.“My mother became very upset so a neighbor took her to her house, but my dad just stood and watched,” Robin said.  “It was heart-wrenching.” Published 8:05 pm Friday, March 20, 2020 Skip Robin Powell stood with her dad and husband and watched as flames consumed her mom and dad’s house on Burnt Out Bridge Road Thursday afternoon.“All we could do was stand there and watch,” Powell said. “We were helpless. It was surreal.”Around 5 p.m. Thursday, Robin’s dad and mom, Kenny and Barbara Motes, were at her house just up the hill from their own on Burnt Out Road, off Smart Road in Troy. By Jaine Treadwell By The Penny Hoarder Robin said her parents’ home was also a second home for her 11-year-old daughter.“She says with my parents while I work,” Robin said. “She has toys and clothes there. It was a second home for my brother’s grandchildren.  This is hard for them, too. Daddy did good until today when he went down and saw the damage in the daylight. This is very hard for my parents. They are still somewhat in shock.”Robin said the cause of the fire has not been determined but it is thought the fire started in the laundry room area.Robin said the family is grateful for the response of the fire departments. Troy home destroyed in fire The Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies… Latest Stories Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration Book Nook to reopen You Might Like Troy University, American Red Cross to hold blood drive to address shortage during COVID-19 Coronavirus Barbara Patterson, director of student involvement and leadership at Troy University, still remembers the university’s blood drive of Sept. 12,… read morelast_img read more

‘Pusher’ falls in buy-bust

first_imgThe 23-year-old Norly John Lipura was nabbed in a buy-bust operation inBarangay Paraiso, Sagay City, Negros Occidental, a police report showed. Charges for violation of Republic Act 9165, or the ComprehensiveDangerous Drugs Act of 2002 will be filed against Lipura./PN BACOLOD City – He allegedly sold illegal drugs. Lipura – resident of the village – was caught after he sold a sachet ofsuspected shabu to an undercover cop for P500 around 8:30 p.m. on Feb. 27, itadded.center_img When frisked, Lipura yielded three more sachets of suspected illegaldrugs. The suspect was detained in the custodial facility of the Sagay Citypolice station.last_img