Local Red Cross Helping With Several Emergency SituationsThe American Red Cross is out in force today looking for people who need help after Sunday night's violent storms. Teams are being sent out into the field to help ensure residents know there is assistance available.
Cause Of 2nd Possum Kingdom Lake Fire DeterminedCall it a multi-million dollar spark. Fire investigators have pinpointed the cause of the August/September grass fires at Possum Kingdom Lake.
Officials: Possum Kingdom Fire 60-Percent ContainedThe wildfires burning near Possum Kingdom Lake are now 60-percent contained. Officials have lifted evacuation orders for Gaines Bend and Sportsman's World.
Palo Pinto Co. Grass Fire Causing More DestructionA mandatory evacuation is in place around Possum Kingdom Lake and residents are being asked to stay away as firefighters continue to battle a massive grass fire.
Boats Help North Texas Residents Escape WildfiresA sheriff says boats helped residents of a picturesque North Texas lakeside community flee after the second round of wildfires to scorch the area in just four months cut off their main escape route.
Possum Kingdom Rising From Ashes Of PK FireIt was one of the most devastating local wildfires in recent memory. Last month, the Possum Kingdom Lake wildfire destroyed 167 houses and structures.
Possum Kingdom Lake-Area Wildfires ContainedThe Texas Forest Service on Friday reported that wildfires in the Possum Kingdom Lake area were 100 percent contained.
Firefighters Continue Battle, Worry About WeatherFirefighters continued to make gradual progress containing massive, wind-whipped wildfires that raged across Texas on Saturday, while expressing worry that a change in the weather early next week could spark a new outbreak.