Duke Energy donates $25,000 to rebuild Rabbit Hash General Store

Duke Energy donated $25,000 toward rebuilding the Rabbit Hash General Store. The store burned down on Feb. 13. (WKRC)

RABBIT HASH, Ky. (WKRC) - Duke Energy donated $25,000 to help the owners of the Rabbit Has General Store rebuild after a fire.

The landmark and gathering place burned down Feb. 13. Investigators were looking at the old potbelly stove as a possible cause.

The owners of the store vowed to rebuild. Duke Energy gave them a check on Feb. 23. The company operates a power plant near Rabbit Hash.

For now, store operations are happening at the barn across the street. The Rabbit Hash General Store had been a working store since 1831.

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