Fire, smoke damages Bobkitten Preschool
Cleanup underway in facility
December 1, 2022
A sooty film of gray and black covers the walls of Orchard's BobKitten Preschool, a sharp contrast to the normal colorful artwork that decorates the space.
The smoke damage is the result of a late-evening fire that started - and was contained - in the classroom, located in the Orchard Community Center, Monday, Nov. 21.
Orchard Village Chairman Stephanie Cleveland said a passerby heard the alarm sounding at the school and reported it.
She was notified of a potential fire at approximately 10:38 p.m.
Orchard Volunteer Fire Department and Royal Fire Department responded to the scene after bein...