Photo by Jill Bock, Staff
Dark smoke billowed from an early Wednesday morning fire at the former Crowder Salvage Yard in Crowder. Fire personnel with the Scott County Fire Department, assisted by the Sikeston Department of Public Safety responded to the scene to extinguish the tires and other debris which burned. Personnel were at the scene a little over an hour. No burn orders are still in effect in Scott County as well as several other local communities due to the lack of rain the area has received over the last several months.
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