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Forest Service Issues Reminder in Advance of July 4th

US Forest Service Issues Reminder, Fireworks Prohibited in National Forests   As the July 4 holiday weekend approaches, officials with the U.S. Forest Service are reminding the public that fireworks are prohibited in the National Forests and Grasslands in Texas.   Despite recent rains, fireworks can create a potentially dangerous fire ...

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Huntsville Restaurant Inspections – April 2017

City of Huntsville routine health inspections for April 2017. 1. Buffalo Wild Wings                                                                            ...

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DPS Enhances Enforcement During Memorial Day Weekend

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) will join law enforcement efforts across the state during the Memorial Day weekend to help keep Texas roadways safe. From Friday, May 26, through Monday, May 29, DPS Troopers will be on the lookout for intoxicated drivers, and drivers violating speed limit, seat ...

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Texans Urged to Prepare for Hurricane Season Now

In advance of the 2017 hurricane season, the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is urging Texans to begin making plans to protect themselves and their families. Hurricane season begins June 1 and continues through Nov. 30, and Texas Governor Greg Abbott has proclaimed this week, May 7-13, to be ...

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Sales Tax Holiday for Emergency Preparation Supplies April 22-24

With the potential for severe weather approaching this spring, Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar reminds Texans they can purchase certain items tax free during the state’s sales tax holiday for emergency preparation supplies, April 22-24. “Unfortunately, we can’t predict when the next fire, flood or tornado may strike,” Hegar said. “But ...

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NWFD Responds to Fire in Phelps Community

Workshop next to home catches fire Wednesday afternoon, threatens to spread to nearby home, but is doused by first arriving crews A resident on Main Street in the Phelps Community was sitting on his front porch Wednesday evening when a neighbor stopped in the street and alerted him to a ...

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New Waverly FD – Weekly Blotter

New Waverly Firefighters responded to 35 calls for service this week, including two house fires and numerous motor vehicle accidents. Sunday, March 19th A pickup truck rolled over on FM 2296 ejecting one victim, Firefighters and EMS treated victim and transported him to the hospital New Waverly Firefighters and EMS ...

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Huntsville Restaurant Inspections – February 2017

City of Huntsville routine health inspection results for February 2017. 1. Carbonero                                                                           Score: 0 ...

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State Report Highlights Public Safety Threats to Texas

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has released the 2017 Texas Public Safety Threat Overview, a state intelligence estimate that offers an assessment of the current public safety threats to Texas.   “Protecting Texans from the full scope of public safety and homeland security threats is the foremost goal ...

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Gas leak at 11th and Avenue I

HPD is handling a gas leak on 11th at Avenue I. 11th Street from Avenue H to Avenue J is closed. Please stay indoors if you live in the area – detour around the area if driving or walking. CenterPoint Energy is working on the leak. The length of the ...

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