Drunk driver strikes patrol car

A Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office patrol car was struck by an intoxicated driver early Monday morning near the intersection of FM 1485 and Azalea Lane. According to MCSO Patrol Captain Kenneth Ariola, the deputy was en route to assist with another call with lights and siren activated when he saw an S...
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Pct. 4 Crime Report

From the office of Constable Kenneth Rowdy Hayden Montgomery County Pct. 4 Constable Kenneth “Rowdy” Hayden reports the following events: Compiled by Chief Deputy Barry Welch * Pct. 4 Deputies served 148 civil papers throughout East Montgomery County, leaving 50 pending civil papers to be served. * Afte...
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Fire consumes EMC wooded area

For the second day in a row, East Montgomery County firefighters battled a large grass and woods fire. Porter Fire Chief Jody Binnion said when the call was dispatched around 12:45 p.m. it was believed to be the same fire as the previous day, but turned out to be about a half mile away. About ...
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