A notice sent out in recent utility bills and posted on the City’s website indicates an asbestos violation in the first quarter of 2017, but that is somewhat misleading.
A call came in at 3:53 AM for a structure fire on Hwy. 132 in Devine, near the Little League fields. Continue reading “Fire razes garage in Devine overnight”
What started out as an attempted rescue of a man on a crashed motorcycle in a roadway, turned very tragic last Friday night/early Saturday morning around 2:20 a.m. for several local families. Continue reading “Rescue attempt turns deadly on IH-35 access road”
Ten new amenities will be installed at Briscoe Park if the City is awarded a Local Parks Grant by Texas Parks & Wildlife (TPW).
Continue reading “Splash pad anchors grant proposal to improve Briscoe Park”
Commissioners accepted the letter of resignation from County Clerk Lisa Wernette, during their regular meeting on July 31, 2017. Continue reading “County Clerk resigns”
The Nueces River Authority informed the Commissioners about an invasive plant species called Arundo Donax. Continue reading “Invasive plant plaguing public waterways”
Frio County has issued a burn barn effective Thursday, August 3, 2017.
Continue reading “Frio County joins Medina, Atascosa with burn ban”
The short but intense debate over whether to seek a grant from Texas Parks & Wildlife (TPW) to add a splash pad and other amenities to Briscoe Park was put to rest on July 24 when the Devine City Council voted 4-1 to move ahead in its pursuit.
Continue reading “Devine aims for park upgrades”
A lawsuit was filed on Friday, July 21, 2017 by the County to have Lisa Wernette removed from her County Clerk’s position.
Continue reading “County files lawsuit to remove Clerk, opposes bill raising property taxes”