It was a sad Christmas for a Muskingum county family after their house burned down. Fire officials say they lost everything including two pets in the fire on Tuesday. The Newton township fire department responded to the blaze on Limestone Valley road around 3 p.m. Becasue of the size of the fire, five other fire department were called to help. But the home is being called a total loss. Chad and Misty Harmon, along with two children were renting the home and do not have insurance. They were not home at the time of the blaze. The Muskingum Valley Red Cross is helping the family.