At around 3:30 p.m., the county tweeted that crews were responding to 198 Old Lexington Road. People are being asked to avoid the area.
Bastrop police say Alejandro Martinez shot and killed his girlfriend, his 3-year-old son and his girlfriend’s friend.
Detective Vicky Steffanic with the Bastrop Police Department said a man, two women and a child are dead. Another child was taken to a local …
The shelter also opened an hour early to observe the campaign.
Crews are pulling barricades from the highway and allowing through-traffic on the new overpass on Thursday.
The crash happened on SH 21 at Alum Creek Drive, in between Paige and Bastrop.
County Judge Paul Pape issued the order, which prohibits all open burning not in an enclosure capable of containing all sparks and flame.
FM 3000 is closed at 1375.
With 36 out of 39 days of dry weather, the wildfire risk is increasing in the Austin area and surrounding counties.
Billy and Natalee Funderburgh were riding their motorcycle late Sunday night when a suspected drunk driver drove up and hit them from behind…
Authorities were initially called to a car crash on June 9 but the victim didn’t die from the crash but rather a gunshot wound.
The Court of Criminal Appeals of Texas has asked a lower trial court for additional findings related to Reed’s request for DNA testing.
While the service has been in use for several years, alerts for Bastrop Dam have just been added.
The festival will be held at Sherwood Forest Faire in Bastrop County.
Police were called at 1:45 a.m. Sunday morning, after Rodolfo Campuzano, 38, was driving his Kia Optima southbound when he hit the motorcycl…
The Bastrop County Animal Shelter is asking for donations to keep dogs cool as summer heat sets in.
Animal advocates invested in the shelter hope new leadership will lead to change they say is desperately needed.
The county says they don’t yet have a timeline on when all the roads will be repaired.
Bastrop County Sheriff’s Office said her injuries were not consistent with a crash.
The car they were in stalled in the middle of Yeager Creek Road.