WATCH: Piece of Lebanon First Baptist Church Steeple Removed


OFFICIALS IN NOTTINGHAM ARE REMINDING EVERYONE OF THE IMPORTANCE OF HAVING WORKING SMOKE DETECTORS IN YOUR HOMES. ADAM: DEMOLITION CREWS IN LEBANON TODAY, REMOVING THE STEEPLE FROM AN HISTORIC CHURCH DESTROYED BY A FIRE, AND MAKING IT SAFE FOR INVESTIGATORS TO FINALLY GET INSIDE. A PAIR OF CRANES HELP CREWS TAKE THE STEEPLE APART PIECE BY PIECE AND REMOVE THE 1600 POUND BELL FROM THE FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH. CREWS DETERMINED FRIDAY NO ONE COULD ENTER THE BUILDING UNTIL THE STEEPLE CAME DOWN. PARISHIONERS AND NEIGHBORS GATHERED TO WATCH. THEY COMMEND FIREFIGHTERS FOR SAVING WHAT THEY COULD AND SAY IT’S SAD TO SEE THIS LANDMARK DESTROYED.>>IT IS HEARTBREAKING, YOU KNOW. I ACTUALLY WORKED ON THE CHURCH QUITE A FEW YEARS AGO AND I REMEMBER CLIMBING UP THERE TO THE TOP OF THAT AND PAINTING IT.>>IT TOUCHES EVERY BODY NO MATTER WHAT YOUR RELIGION. THIS COMMUNITY WILL COME TOGETHER FOR THIS CHURCH.

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