Records destroyed in blaze

Fire at CACC-owned house investigated

A 'suspicious' fire destroyed a building Tuesday night owned by Coastal Alabama Community College in Brewton, that was used for storage, remains under investigation by the Brewton Police Department and the state Fire Marshal's Office.

The house, located at 117 College St., next to the college's campus, was used to house old documents and records.

Brewton Fire Chief Jeff Salter said the first call came in about 10 p.m. Tuesday. Salter noted the building did not have any electrical or gas service. He added a police officer was the first to arrive and reported there was a window broken out on the...