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Blountstown police chief & investigator help out in Houston for five days following Hurricane Harvey

by Teresa Eubanks, Journal Editor Before the Florida panhandle was flooded with traffic from Hurricane Irma evacuees, a couple of lawmen from Blountstown traveled to Houston to help out as residents there dealt with rising water, power outages and caring for loved ones after Hurricane Harvey barreled into Texas on Aug. 25. By Thursday, Aug. […]

Former Bristol residents riding out the storm in Texas

Two former Liberty County residents are among those caught in the Texas flooding brought on by Hurricane Harvey.  As of press time, both were well - one taking cover at her home about 45 miles outside Houston while the other has joined a friend taking out a boat to help families in Houston move to […]

Semi to take trailer full of supplies to Texas from Liberty & Calhoun

A local effort is in the works by the citizens of Liberty and Calhoun counties to send a shipment of supplies to those affected by the massive flooding in Texas. An area business has offered the use of a semi truck and trailer to deliver the donations. On Thursday, Aug. 31,  the trailer will be […]