Texas wildfires

Wildfires Continue Across Texas as Temperatures Soar and Droughts Worsen

July 25, 2022 | By Ariel Castillo

High temperatures and extremely dry conditions have caused wildfires throughout Texas this summer—the most recent being the Chalk Mountain Fire in Somervell County near Dallas-Fort Worth.

For Bastrop Residents, Last Week’s Rolling Pines Fire Was Too Close for Comfort

January 25, 2022 | By Dina Gachman

The history of Bastrop County is marked by wildfires, the most devastating being the 2011 Complex Fire that burned 32,000 acres and lasted 55 days.

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