A fire has destroyed the inventory of a teacher supply store in Nacogdoches. The fire happened at 'The Education Center' in the 3200 block of North Street. Passing drivers first saw smoke around 6:00 this morning.
Thermal imaging cameras helped firefighters locate the fire's likely orgin in a storage area of the store. Tenants in the nearby Austin Place apartment complex had to leave their homes for a couple of hours as a precaution.