Fire Destorys 80-Year-Old House
A pre-dawn house fire today destroyed a Rosman farmhouse on Whitmire Road.
No one was at home when the fire started, and no one was injured as a result of the fire.
Firefighters from Rosman, Brevard, Connesstee and Little River Fire responded to the call, which came in at around 3:30. It took less than two hours to initially extinguish the flames.
But shortly after 9 a.m. the fire had rekindled, and Transylvania County's Fire Marshal Gerald Grose had to call Rosman Fire Department back to the scene to douse the fire again.
Grose said the two-story 1928 wood-framed farmhouse, which was owned...