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Archive for September 8th, 2017

State of emergency declared for Calhoun & Liberty Counties

The Liberty County Emergency Management (LCEM) declared a local state of emergency last night (Thursday, Sept. 7, 2017) to gain access to extra resources needed to address high winds and water levels during the looming Hurricane Irma. In the event Red Cross is needed their estimated response time is 8 hours. W.R. Tolar will be […]

Hurricane Irma creates traffic jam

A steady stream of traffic is passing through Liberty and Calhoun counties as South Florida residents flee Hurricane Irma Friday morning.

Family of four lose everything when home burns

A single mom and her three young daughters lost everything when their rental home in Liberty County was leveled by fire around 4 p.m. Thursday afternoon. The family lived on CR 333 and had been in the process of packing up to move out when they took a break and drove to Bristol, where they […]