On Wednesday April 6th, 2011 Detectives with the Walker County Sheriff’s Department Investigation Division, members of the U.S. Marshalls, Harris County Sheriff’s Department, Texas Attorney General’s Office and Walker County Constables John Hooks, Reed Prehoda, Steve Hill and Ge...Read more
Montgomery County is currently under Moderate Fire Danger with Western areas of the County hardest hit.
Link to Fire Danger information http://ticc.tamu.edu/PredictiveServices/FuelsFireDanger.htm Montgomery County and Surrounding Areas Southeast Texas is experiencing moderate to high drought conditions. Several wildfires have occurred in Montgomery County with most damage limited to vegetation and outbuil...Read more
Shortly before 6:00AM, Tarkington firefighters were dispatched to Cannon’s Grocery for a report that a vehicle had ran into a building. Firefighters arrived at the scene to find a car had ran through a storage garage next to the store, going through the front and coming out the side. The dri...Read more
The Department of Defense announced today the death of a sailor who was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom. Seaman Benjamin D. Rast, 23, of Niles, Mich., died April 6 while conducting a dismounted patrol northeast of Patrol Base Alcat...Read more
A 50,000-acre fire in Stonewall County jumped the Brazos River on Thursday and spread 12 miles in four hours. That’s what Texans can expect throughout the weekend, as critical drought conditions, high temperatures and high winds are combining to create a perfect storm for wildfire. A study released this...Read more