Monday, November 26, 2012

Fort Smith's Calico County restaurant burns

Posted By on Mon, Nov 26, 2012 at 2:46 PM

Fire damages Calico County
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  • Fire damages Calico County

A sad tip from Kat Robinson — Fort Smith's Calico County restaurant, featured on the Oprah Winfrey show and labeled by the Arkansas Times as one of the best breakfasts in the state a couple of years ago, was damaged in a fire that began around 2:40 this morning. According to fire marshal Chris Driggers, the fire began in the laundry room, and the adjacent kitchen suffered a lot of heat and smoke damage. He's still looking at surveillance tapes, but right now, he doesn't suspect foul play. Check Calico County's Facebook page for updates.

Read more about Calico County at Kat's blog.

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