The Rusk County Commissioners Court reconfirmed its unconditional burn ban Monday morning.
James Pike, emergency management coordinator, said 13 wildfires were continuing across the county, but all apparently had been contained.
Fireman in Rusk County have had very little rest during the last week, most of these men and women are volunteering their time to help protect Rusk County, with many of them taking vacation days to be able to stay and fight the fires we are hav
The Rusk County Commissioners Court got some news from Tax Assessor-Collector Matt B. Gabriel on Thursday morning. At $4,601,437,300, the county’s certified property values dropped about $400 million from a year ago, Gabriel said.