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Volunteers will help plant loblolly seedlings in areas damaged by the 2011 Bastrop County Complex Fire and 2015 Hidden Pines Fire.
There have also been multiple crashes on the highways near the bridges.
“She yelled, ‘Fire!’ and so I came over and tried to put it out.” DeMeritt says he was injured by the flames.
A man found dead in Bastrop County last week in Red Rock is now being investigated as a suspicious incident.
Bastrop police are looking into the reported theft of gifts from the Bastrop Pink Santa program.
After saving a woman’s life and her home, five Elgin firefighters went beyond what’s written in their job description.
Bastrop County leaders are waiting to hear back from FEMA to see if grant money will help bring fire-fighting planes to Bastrop County.
Firefighters in Bastrop County have had to deal with two brush fires on Wednesday.
Troopers say it is not clear if drugs or alcohol contributed to the crash.
DPS troopers say the crash happened around 6:52 p.m, near Ott.
Weston Narro, a sophomore JV football player at Bastrop High School, is recovering from injuries he sustained during a September game.
Michael Woehl snapped a picture of an all-black woolly bear caterpillar near his house in Manor last week.
Authorities said some of the cases are linked to the Mexican Drug cartels.
Crews are closing the westbound lanes near the intersection of State Highway 304 from 7 p.m. on Wednesday to 4 a.m. Thursday morning.
She remembers the morning the suspects came to her home and took not only her belongings, but her family’s sense of security.
An autopsy revealed the victim, Aaron Rogers, was shot at least once in the head.
Plans are 80 percent complete and utility relocation is expected to begin soon even though no construction funding has been identified.
The two trucks were in a head-on collision between Giddings and Paige, according to DPS.
Police were called to the 400 block of Martin Luther King Boulevard in Elgin early Friday morning for a report of a robbery and shooting.