Multiple agencies responded to the First Baptist Church in Cottondale this morning for a fire.
Firefighters from Cottondale, Alford, Marianna and Jackson County Fire Rescue arrived at the first at 3172 Main Street in Cottondale about 5:45 a.m. The fire was able to be contained, but the church suffered both burn and smoke damage.
The state fire marshal is on the way to investigate the fire, and firefighters are still on the scene putting out hot spots. News 13 will have more on the fire on News 13 at Midday and tonight on News 13 Live at Five and News 13 at Six.