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Sabine County Sheriff Tom Maddox gave a brief update during Sabine County Commissioners Court meeting on Monday, June 15. Maddox has been in Austin during the legislative session representing Sheriff's across Texas. He is in his second year as President of the Texas Sheriff's Association.
Lake Rayburn Fire Department responded to Mary’s RV Park after a fire was reported just inside the Sabine County line on Spur 149 in Brookeland this afternoon. Firefighters from Pineland Volunteer Fire Department, and LRFD extinguished three RVs. There were no injuries. The cause of the fir…
The National Hurricane Center now gives the disturbance in the southern gulf of Mexico a 90% chance of development into a tropical cyclone. The disturbance is expected to move across the gulf and into the northern gulf coast this weekend.
On this Sunday morning, a trough of low pressure continues to produce a large area of disorganized cloudiness and showers over the Bay of Campeche. Slow development is possible during the next several days while the broad disturbance moves little, and a tropical depression could form in thi…
On June 14th, 244 years ago, the Second Continental Congress met under the leadership of John Hancock in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Outside of those walls, citizens from what used to be 13 individual colonies fought as one against the oppressive British Crown. That day, the delegates adopte…
Juneteenth Celebration March begins at 10AM at the Mill Pond in Hemphill on Saturday, June 19. The March ends at Knox Chapel Church (1/2 mile). Speeches, singing, snacks. All are welcomed.
Please be aware that TxDOT will be closing FM 2787 in Joaquin tomorrow, Wednesday, so that Union Pacific Railroad can make repairs at the railroad crossing. The closure will be from 8 am until 5 pm. Traffic control will be in place with signage to alert motorists of the closure.
Congratulations to our newest Texas Game Wardens and Texas Parks and Wildlife Department State Park Police! Today was graduation day for the 64th class of cadets after 7 months of intense training at the Game Warden Academy.
SABINE COUNTY – A Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) Trooper investigated a one-vehicle crash early this morning on SH 103, about one half mile east of Hall Circle.