Agencies are practicing emergency supply distribution in the parking lot of Hays High School the morning of August 1. Expect to see lots of emergency vehicles. School staff/students are not involved.
Tuesday, August 1, 2017 7:06:00 AM
Grass fire contained. Fire Departments will monitor overnight for hot spots. Be aware of emergency vehicles in area.
Wednesday, July 19, 2017 10:17:00 PM
The controlled burn Wednesday, July 19, at the City of Austin's Water Quality Preservation Land on FM 976 near Buda has jumped its planned boundaries and numerous fire departments are on scene, as well as air support. Please avoid the area; expect... read more
Wednesday, July 19, 2017 4:44:00 PM
The Sheriff's Office Administrative/Non-emergency phone lines are up and running again. 9-1-1 was NOT affected by the area outage.
Wednesday, July 12, 2017 10:59:00 PM
Due to a local telephone outage, the main administrative, or non-emergency, numbers into the Hays County Sheriff’s Office are not working as of 8pm July 12.
9-1-1 is still fully functional and citizens are encouraged to use that number as the... read more
Wednesday, July 12, 2017 8:28:00 PM
Hwy 290 in Dripping Springs has been re-opened. The gas leak has been contained and the line is being repaired.
Wednesday, May 24, 2017 1:18:00 PM
The gas flow has stopped. Hwy 290 and surrounding area roads should be re-opened shortly.
Wednesday, May 24, 2017 12:59:00 PM
The 1600 block of Hwy 290 in Dripping Springs near Hays Country Acres has been shut down in all directions. Please avoid this area.
Wednesday, May 24, 2017 9:30:00 AM
Lehman Highschool no longer on lockout status. Law enforcement emergency has been resolved. Normal Activity has resumed.
Wednesday, May 17, 2017 10:30:00 AM
Lehman High School is currently being put on Lockout Status due to a law enforcement emergency in the area of the school. There is no danger to the students and staff at Lehman.
Lockout means that the school will be securing the perimeter of the... read more
Wednesday, May 17, 2017 9:56:00 AM