3:29 PM EST, January 23, 2013
The Elkhart County Sheriff’s Department says a fire that destroyed a popular Elkhart County bar earlier this month has been ruled arson.
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"My Dad's Place" on State Road 19 near Simonton Lake was consumed by fire on January 13. About 25 people lost their jobs.
The sheriff’s department tells us the investigation is ongoing. They are shifting their attention now on looking for the fire’s cause.
On the 16th the owner, Sandy Rogers, told WSBT she was focusing her energy on getting the bar back in business.
"I'm real excited to build another My Dad's Place,” she said. “I'm excited to get the plans going. I've got a couple construction companies I'm talking to."
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