The Texas Department of Transportation is strongly encouraging drivers to “Turn Around, Don’t Drown” and avoid driving over any roads that are covered with water. As the forecast calls for more scattered showers, flooding could continue to impact many of the state’s roadways.
Published by News Staff on Thu, 04/21/2016 - 10:41am
By H.H. HOWZE Monday, La Grange received the most rainfall in one day in recorded history – 10.78 inches according to the National Weather Service. It beat the previous record (set 76 years ago) by more than an inch.
Published by News Staff on Mon, 04/18/2016 - 12:00pm
By ANDY BEHLEN The threat of bad weather over the weekend shortened the BP MS 150 for the second year in a row. Last year, organizers of the annual fundraising bike ride moved the starting line from Houston to La Grange after cancelling the first leg due to storms in Houston.
Published by News Staff on Mon, 04/18/2016 - 11:58am
By H.H. HOWZE Retired Secret Service agent A.T. Smith spoke to the La Grange Rotary Club Wednesday about his 29 year career at the agency. Smith ended his career as deputy director of the 150 year old agency which protects high office holders and their immediate families.