Badcock struck by lightning

Badcock Home Furniture was struck by a bolt of lightning during a storm on Sunday, July 21, causing the structure to catch on fire. Charlton Fire/Rescue responded to the call and was able to keep the fire contained. Responders worked well into  Monday making sure the flames were completely diminished. The local business, owned by Henry and Betty McCall, has served the community for many years. No one was harmed during the incident.