On Feb. 19, area firefighters responded to a fire at 504 South Lincoln St. in Desloge. At 3:06 p.m., firefighters were dispatched to the fire after a neighbor noticed smoke coming from a house. The owner was not at home at the time. Assisting Desloge were Big River, Park Hills, Leadington, Leadwood and Farmington. Firefighters from De Soto and Wolf Creek were moved up to stations to cover other calls that came in at the time, which included a non-injury accident.
Fire destroys Desloge home Wednesday afternoon