Officials with the sheriff’s department says people have started to use Facebook to report a crimes rather than calling 9-1-1.
Three men were inside the Honda; two of them died and the third was taken to the hospital.
The Lower Colorado River Authority opened several floodgates along the Colorado River Thursday afternoon.
As floodwaters start to recede, people are getting a first glimpse of the damage left behind.
Additional counties may be added as the situation develops, the governor’s office said.
The city of Smithville has seen 6.2 inches of rain in the past 24 hours.
Four homes were evacuated in Bastrop County Sunday night, all of them in the same neighborhood near Paige.
Updates on weather conditions, and road closures.
Cleanup and other work is still being done to this day in Bastrop from the 2011 wildfire. A bit more progress was made Saturday morning.
Starting this summer, you’ll be able to text 911 but providers are reminding people texting for help should be considered a last resort.
Highway 290 is closed in both directions following a major collision that left at least one person is dead Tuesday morning near Elgin.
Since 2009, he has lived in his Bastrop County home, with about 80 or so reptilian roommates.
Judge McCaig said he needs time to review the evidence and will release the verdict at 3 p.m.
The plaintiffs allege Asplundh Tree Expert Company did not adequately clear the way alongside power lines, despite being aware of the danger…
David Rodriguez has active cases in Bastrop and Travis County.
The defense for the former Bastrop County Sheriff’s Office deputy will present their case on Tuesday.
A roughly 160-acre plot of land in Bastrop County will be home to a brand new outdoor shooting range. But the neighbors nearby have concerns…
Pickering is leaving the office to take a position with the Texas Association of Counties providing security consulting.
Fred Ensinger, who was on duty at the time of his arrest, was charged with DWI in January.
Mary Maxwell, 78, served as the chair of the city of Austin’s Environmental Commission Board.