Mentone Springs Hotel Fire
A Weekend fire destroys a piece of Alabama history. Firefighters were called to the Mentone Springs Hotel in DeKalb County Saturday night. This picture from Facebook shows the massive flames. Mentone Springs Hotel was one of the oldest hotels in the state and was on the National Register of Historical Places. The flames destroyed the hotel and the adjacent business, the White Elephant Antique Store. No one was injured in the fire and the cause remains under investigation.