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Dayton City Council Meets Monday DAYTON June 15, 2019 - The Cyaton City Council will meet on Moday. See agenda... more

Champion Lake Public Use Area to Re-open June 14 LIBERTY June 13, 2019 - Trinity River National Wildlife Refuge will re-open the Champion Lake Public Use Area... more

Sons of the Republic of Texas LIBERTY June 12, 2019 - --The Hugh B. Johnston Chapter of the Sons of the Republic of Texas met on June 12, 2019... more

June Sales Tax Allocation Report LIBERTY, June 12, 2019 - Sales Tax Allocation Comparison Summary Reports present data about monthly local sales and... more

“Drive Clean Texas” Campaign Urges Drivers To Help Reduce Air Pollution AUSTIN June 12, 2019 - As summer kicks off, Texans love to roll the windows down and... more

Texas Drilling Permits and Completions Statistics for May 2019 AUSTIN June 12, 2019 - The Railroad Commission of Texas (Commission) issued a total of 1,050 original... more

TPWD Encourages Anglers to ‘Go West’ for Prime Fishing Opportunities AUSTIN June 12, 2019 - With long summer holidays on the horizon, many anglers are looking... more

EARLY VOTING NUMBERS in Dayton ISD Runoff Election

June 6:  116

June 7:  121              

June 10:  58            

June 11:  44

June 12:  44

June 13: 79

June 14: 93

Total 555, plus 4 absentee and 2 provisionals

City Council Meets Tuesday LIBERTY, June 10, 2019 - The Liberty City Council will meet on Tuesday. See agenda... more

Potentially Deadly Meningococcal Disease is Preventable AUSTIN June 10, 2019 - Meningitis is a serious infection of the brain and spinal cord. The “B” strain of the bacteria... more

Commissioners Meet Tuesday LIBERTY June 7, 2019 - Liberty County Commissioners will meet on Tueday. See agenda... more

$3,000 Reward Offered for Most Wanted Sex Offender from Houston AUSTIN June 7, 2019 - The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Leonard Dee Taylor, 47... more

Dayton ISD Runoff Election LIBERTY June 7, 2019 - Dayton ISD is having a runoff election between Chris Shumaker and Barry Pruitt for Trustee Position Number 2... more

Today's Forecast

LIBERTY, June 16, 2019 - Today: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 7am. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Tonight: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am. Some of the storms could be severe. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 7am. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. South wind 5 to 10 mph. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible. 

Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind 5 to 10 mph. 

Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. South wind 5 to 10 mph. 

Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 76.

Deputy Whitten Family Statement LIBERTY June 5, 2019 - The following Whitten family statement has been forwarded to the Liberty County Sheriff’s Office... more

Showtime at Trinity

LIBERTY, June 4, 2019 - June 15th at 7:00 PM 801 Sam Houston Street Liberty, TX 77575... more

Battleship Texas Commemorates 75th anniversary of D-Day June 8 LA PORTE June 5, 2019 - Battleship Texas State Historic Site will commemorate the 75th... more

State Sales Tax Revenue Totaled $3 Billion in May AUSTIN June 5, 2019 - Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar today said state sales tax revenue totaled $3.01 billion... more

Mylar Balloons Can Cause Power Outages BEAUMONT June 4, 2019 - Balloons can add a festive touch to graduation parties, summer celebrations and other outside gatherings... more

Texas Workforce Commission Awards Ten Grants totaling $640,008 in Support of Camp Code for Girls AUSTIN June 4, 2019 - The Texas Workforce Commission (TWC) awarded... more

Deputy R. Whitten Family Update Statement LIBERTY June 3, 2019 - The following brief verbatim statement was released by the Whitten family earlier today and was... more

Federal Red Snapper Season Opens June 1 AUSTIN June 3, 2019 - I fully understand and support President Trump's efforts to increase security along our southern border... more

DPS Urges Texans to Prepare Their Families, Properties As Hurricane Season Begins AUSTIN June 3, 2019 - With Saturday marking the start of the 2019 hurricane season... more

Game Warden Field Notes AUSTIN June 3, 2019 - The following items are compiled from recent Texas Parks and Wildlife Department law enforcement reports... more

Concert at Dayton First Assembly of God DAYTON, May 31, 2019 - An evening with Adam Crabb and the Walkers... more

“We Care Prayer Vigil” CLEVELAND May 31, 2019 - Monday, June 3rd from 6:30-7:30pm there will be a “Prayer Vigil” at CTC - Church That Cares in Tarkington Prairie... more

TxDOT Embraces Goal To End Deaths On Texas Roads By 2050 AUSTIN May 31, 2019 - How many deaths are acceptable each year on Texas roads? That’s a question TxDOT is... more

Liberty County Master Gardeners LIBERTY May 30, 2019 - The Liberty County Master Gardeners monthly meeting will be Thursday, June 13th, at the AgriLife Extension Office... more

Manhunt underway for suspect in shootout that injured Liberty County deputy CLEVVELAND May 29, 2019 - A manhunt is underway Wednesday in Liberty County after a deputy was injured during a shootout with a man near Cleveland... more

Texas Game Wardens Wrap Up Busy Memorial Day Weekend Boating Safety Effort AUSTIN May 29, 2019 - Like many Texans, state game wardens spent the Memorial... more

Are You Ready for the Season? THE WOODLANDS, May 29, 2019 - Hurricane season starts June 1, and although slightly below-normal activity is predicted this year... more

Dayton CIty Council Meets Thursday DAYTON, May 28. 2019 - The Dayton City Council will meet on Thursday. See agenda.... more

Commissioners Meet Tuesday LIBERTY May 27, 2019 - Liberty County Commissioners Court will meet on Tuesday. See agenda... more

Get Ready for Free Fishing Day in Texas June 1 AUSTIN May 27, 2019 - Texas offers a Free Fishing Day on the first Saturday in June every year to help kick off National Fishing... more

City Council Meets Tuesday LIBERTY, May 26, 2019 - Liberty City Council will meet on Tuesday. See agenda... more

Domestic Conflict Ends In Shooting Death LIBERTY May 24, 2019 - A domestic conflict that has been on-going escalated late  Wednesday evening resulting in the shooting death... more

DPS Ramps Up Enforcement For Memorial Day Weekend AUSTIN May 24, 2019 - This Memorial Day weekend, the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is... more

Warm, wet weather heightens West Nile concern in Texas AUSTIN May 24, 2019 - A mild winter, even by Texas standards, means public health officials are on guard... more

6 Gas Sta­tions Agree to Refund Cus­tomers for Hur­ri­cane Har­vey Price Gouging AUSTIN May 24, 2019 - Attorney General Ken Paxton today announced that his Consumer... more

Abide With Me - A Tribute to the Brave LIBERTY May 23, 2019 - Abide with me; fast falls the eventide; The darkness deepens; Lord, with me abide;... more

Memorial Day Weekend – DWI Patrol LIBERTY May 22, 2019 - Liberty Police will have extra patrol officers this Memorial Day weekend.  Extra Officers will be focusing on DWI’s... more

Entergy Texas Helps Repair Veterans Memorial Wall in Dayton DAYTON May 21, 2019 - Flags flying above beautiful black granite walls, surrounded by tall trees and... more

Texas Game Wardens Stress Boating Safety Ahead of Memorial Day Weekend AUSTIN May 20, 2019 - Last year, 29 boating fatalities and hundreds of boat accidents... more

Texas Adds 28,900 Jobs in April: Unemployment Rate Falls to 3.7 Percent AUSTIN May 17, 2019 - Growth in the Texas economy continued in April, with 28,900... more

Texas Drilling Permits and Completions Statistics for April 2019 AUSTIN May 17, 2019 - The Railroad Commission of Texas (Commission) issued a total of 909 original drilling... more

“I need it to live.” LIBERTY May 16, 2019 - For research associate and intern Jake Ballard of Liberty, Texas, working in the wilderness is what he lives for... more

Sales Tax Holidays for Water-Efficient and ENERGY STAR® Products Set for May 25-27 AUSTIN May 16, 2019 - Texas families and businesses can save on the purchase... more

School Shooting Threat Locks Down Cleveland I.S.D LIBERTY May 15, 2019 - At approximately 2:pm Tuesday, a caller to both the Liberty County Sheriff’s Office and the... more

River Rescue Sets Off Chain of Events LIBERTY May 14, 2019 - A flooded Trinity River rescue which began at about 3:25pm Monday evening then resumed again at... more

TPWD Warns Anglers About Virus from Imported Bait Shrimp AUSTIN May 14, 2019 - With many people getting out their rod and reel for summer fishing trips, the... more

Texas Drilling Permits and Completions Statistics for April 2019 AUSTIN May 14, 2019 - The Railroad Commission of Texas (Commission) issued a total of 909 original drilling permits

Texas Medical Board Monthly Meeting Results AUSTIN May 14, 2019 - The following disciplinary actions have been taken since the previous bulletin was issued... more

FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING LIBERTY May 14, 2019 - A river flood warning remains in effect for the Trinity River... more

Game Warden Field Notes AUSTIN May 13, 2019 - The following items are compiled from recent Texas Parks and Wildlife Department law enforcement reports... more

Liberty County Genealogical Society Meets May 21st LIBERTY May 13, 2019 - The Liberty County Genealogical Society will meet Tuesday, May 21st, 10:00 a.m. in the... more

City Council Meets Tueday LIBERTY, May 13, 2019 - The Liberty City Council will meet on Tuesday. See agenda... more

Cooke-Griffin Methodist Cemetery Receives Historic Texas Cemetery Designation LIBERTY May 10, 2019 - The Texas Historical Commission (THC) recently designated... more

FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING LIBERTY May 10, 2019 - The Flash Flood Watch continues for Portions of south central Texas... more

Commissioners Meet Tuesday LIBERTY, March 10, 2019 - Liberty County Commissionera will meet on Tuesday. See agenda... more

AG Pax­ton Affirms Sup­port for San Jac­in­to County’s Cour­t­house Cross­es LIBERTY May 10, 2019 - In a letter today to San Jacinto County Judge Fritz Faulkner and... more

May Sales Tax Allocation Report LIBERTY, May 9, 2019 - Sales Tax Allocation Comparison Summary Reports present data about monthly local sales and use tax... more

San Jacinto Battleground, Battleship Texas Reopen to the Public May 8 LA PORTE May 9, 2019 - The San Jacinto Battleground  and the Battleship Texas... more

Drowning in Lake Granada LIBERTY May 8, 2019 - At approximately 1:30pm today the Liberty County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call that reported a man... more

Hazardous Weather Outlook LIBERTY May 8, 2019 - National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX This hazardous weather outlook... more

Former Houston Banker Indicted for Bank Fraud HOUSTON May 8, 2019 - A 39-year-old Houston woman is set to appear in federal court following the return of a four-count... more

AG’s Office Files Law­suit Against Oper­a­tor of Crowd­fund­ing Scheme AUSTIN May 8, 2019 - Attorney General Ken Paxton today announced that the Consumer Protection... more

Nexgen Working on Sam Houston EC System LiVINGSTON May 6, 2019 - NexGen, a Sam Houston Electric Cooperative contractor, will be working across our system... more

Gulf Shrimp Season Closing on Wednesday, May 15, 2019 AUSTIN May 6, 2019 - The Gulf of Mexico commercial shrimp season for both Texas and federal waters will close... more

May 4th Election Results LIBERTY May 5, 2019 - Results of the May 4th Election after polls closed on Saturday... more

May is Electrical Safety Month LIVINGSTON May 3, 2019 - Have you ever walked across carpet and received a shock when you touched a doorknob or another person?... more

TxDOT Reenacts Crash To Urge Texans To Buckle Up AUSTIN May 3, 2019 - To launch its annual Click It or Ticket campaign and drive home that failure to wear a seat belt... more

Sales Tax Revenue Totaled $2.8 Billion in April AUSTIN May 2, 2019 - Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar today said state sales tax revenue totaled $2.8 billion in April... more

New Lanes on “Transmission Highway” Ready for Traffic BEAUMONT May 2, 2019 - Imagine driving to the Bolivar Peninsula from the western part of Beaumont, but a traffic... more

Extension Agent Job Posting LIBERTY May 1, 2019 - The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service of Liberty County announces a new job posting through... more

Saturday, May 4th Election Voting Locations LIBERTY May 1, 2019 - Please review the voting locations for the May 4th Election and make you plans to vote if you did not vote early... more

Early Vote Totals LIBERTY May 1, 2019 - Vote totals in Early Voting in the May 4, 2019 Election... more

Two Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitives Captured AUSTIN April 30, 2019 - Two fugitives from the Texas 10 Most Wanted list have been captured. The fugitives — Clifford Milton... more

Early Vote Totals LIBERTY April 30, 2019 - Vote totals in Early Voting in the May 4, 2019 Election... more

Commissioners Meet Monday LIBERTY, April 29, 2019 - Liberty County Commissioners will meet on Monday. See agenda... more

Settlement In Litigation On Voter Registration List Maintenance Activity AUSTIN April 26, 2019 - Today, the parties to LULAC v. Whitley (and consolidated cases) agreed... more

Early Vote Totals LIBERTY April 26, 2019 - Vote totals in Early Voting in the May 4, 2019 Election... more

Early Vote Totals LIBERTY April 25, 2019 - Vote totals in Early Voting in the May 4, 2019 Election... more

TxDOT Urges Dirvers To “Look Twice For Motorcycles”  AUSTIN April 25, 2019 - As spring weather draws more motorcyclists onto roadways the risk of fatalities increases... more

1 Arrest after Late Night Shots Fired Call LIBERTY April 24, 2019 - Liberty Police arrest a Liberty man on multiple charges after late night reports of shots being fired... more

Liberty County Master Gardeners Association LIBERTY April 24, 2019 - The Liberty County Master Gardeners Association will be hosting a Lunch Bunch meeting on... more

Private Pesticide Applicator License Training LIBERTY April 23, 2019 - The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, Liberty County will be offering Private Pesticide Applicator... more

Drug TakeBack This Saturday LIBERTY April 23, 2019 - Liberty Police Department, in conjunction with the DEA (Drug Enforcement Administration), will be holding a Drug Take-Back... more

Early Voting in May 4th Election LIBERTY April 23, 2019 - The following cities and school districts have contracted with the Liberty County Clerk to conduct elections... more

Game Warden Field Notes AUSTIN April 23, 2019 - The following items are compiled from recent Texas Parks and Wildlife Department law enforcement reports... more

Three Texas State Parks Add Solar Energy Through Green Mountain Energy GLEN ROSE April 22, 2019 - Green Mountain Energy and the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department... more

Vote Early, Make Preparations To Cast A Ballot In May 4th Election AUSTIN April 22, 2019 - Texas Secretary of State David Whitley today encouraged all eligible Texas voters... more

Texas Adds 22,600 Jobs in March AUSTIN April 19, 2019 - Growth in the Texas economy continued in March, with 22,600 seasonally adjusted nonfarm positions... more

Shred Day DAYTON April 19, 2019 - The City of Dayton will hold a Shred Day on June 15, 2019... more

Commissioners Meet Tuesday LIBERTY April 18, 2019 - The Liberty County Commissioners Court will meet on Tuesday. See agenda... more

City Council Meets Tuesday LIBERTY April 18, 2019 - The Liberty City Council will meet on Tuesday. See Agenda... more

TPWD Finalizes 2019-20 Migratory Game Bird Seasons AUSTIN April 18, 2019 - Texas wingshooters can begin marking their calendars for the 2019-20 hunting seasons... more

Celebrate Earth Day With Sam Houston EC LIVINGSTON April 17, 2019 - Sam Houston Electric Cooperative is partnering with our members to celebrate Earth Day... more

Achieving Complete Count For Texas In 2020 Census AUSTIN April 17, 2019 - Texas Secretary of State David Whitley this week met with regional and local representatives... more

Hop into a Texas State Park for Easter Fun This Spring AUSTIN April 17, 2019 - From Easter egg hunts to egg coloring, Texas State Parks are hopping with unique Easter programs... more

LCMGA Scholarship Opportunity LIBERTY April 16, 2019 - Liberty County Master Gardener Association is offering a $500 scholarship to a 2019 graduating senior... more

Venison sausage products recalled for misbranding AUSTIN April 16. 2019 - Yoakum Packing Co. in Yoakum, Texas is recalling approximately 12,388 pounds of smoked... more

Liberty County Master Gardeners LIBERTY April 16, 2019 - The Liberty County Master Gardeners monthly meeting will be Thursday, May 9th, at the AgriLife Extension Office... more

Catfish Stocking Returns to Neighborhood Fishin’ Lakes in Texas AUSTIN April 15, 2019 - With the grass growing and wildflowers blooming, it’s time to kick off one... more

Measles AUSTIN April 15, 2019 - Measles virus is a paramyxovirus from the genus Morbillivirus... more

Entergy Texas Continues Storm Restoration EAST TEXAS April 15, 2019 - Entergy has brought in approximately 300 employees and contractors to help in the restoration effort... more

Dayton City Council Meets Monday DAYTON April 13, 2019 - The Dayton CIty Council will meet on Monday. See agenda.... more

Meat and Poultry Wrap, Salad Products recalled for Listeria in facility WASHINGTON April 12, 2019 - More than 3,300 pounds of ready-to-eat meat and poultry products, ranging... more

Shooting Sends One To Hospital LIBERTY April 12, 2019 - A late evening shooting on Wednesday about 7:20pm at a resident on CR 2352 sent 22 year old James Nelms... more

Sales Tax Holiday for Emergency Supplies, April 27-29 AUSTIN April 12, 2019 - With the potential for severe weather approaching, Texas Comptroller... more

DPS Distributes Lifesaving Tool, Tactical Training AUSTIN April 11, 2019 - The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) today began deploying NARCAN kits, along... more

April Sales Tax Allocation Report LIBERTY, April 11, 2019 - Sales Tax Allocation Comparison Summary Reports present data about monthly local sales... more

City of Liberty E-Cycle and Shred Event LIBERTY April 11, 2019 - The City of Liberty has scheduled an E-Cycle and Shred Event for Saturday, May 11 at the Liberty City Hall... more

For­mer San Jac­in­to Coun­ty Judge Arrested for Imper­son­at­ing a Pub­lic Servant SHEPHERD April 10, 2019 - Attorney General Ken Paxton today announced that the Public... more

Lengthy High Speed Chase Ends In Arrest LIBERTY April 9, 2019 - An attempted traffic stop by Liberty County Sheriff’s Deputy Janet Coleman resulted in a lengthy high speed chase... more

Last Day for Free Tax Preparation RAYWOOD April 9, 2019 - Saturday is the last day for free tax preparation. See announcement... more

Late Night Arrest nets Woman with Marijuana LIBERTY April 8, 2019 - On 3/26/2019, at 12:15 AM an Officer with the City of Liberty Police Department initiated a traffic stop... more

Repeat Offender Arrested for Theft LIBERTY April 8, 2019 - Robert John Uhl age 39 of Cleveland was arrested on April 3, 2019 for Theft of Property at a store on... more

Man Assaults Woman in front of Witnesses LIBERTY April 8, 2019 - On 04/06/2019, Officers with the City of Liberty Police Department were dispatched to the 400 block... more

Fatalities Decline In The State’s Highway Construction Areas AUSTIN April 8, 2019 - In spite of a decrease in work zone crashes in Texas last year,  161 people still lost their lives... more

City Council Meets Tuesday LIBERTY, April 6, 2019 - The Liberty City Council will meet on Tuesday. See agenda... more

Game Warden Field Notes AUSTIN April 5, 2019 - The following items are compiled from recent Texas Parks and Wildlife Department law enforcement reports... more

Commissioners Meet Tuesday LIBERTY April 5, 2019 - Liberty County Commissioners court wil meet on Tuesday. See agenda... more

Lineman Appreciation Day is April 8 LIVINGSTON April 5, 2019 - On Monday, April 8, National Lineman Appreciation Day, Sam Houston Electric Cooperative honors... more

CWD Sampling Effort Leads to Proposed Containment Zone Expansion AUSTIN April 5, 2019 - Texas remains vigilant in monitoring and testing for chronic wasting disease... more

Rosalind Braxton Requesting Your Prayers and Assistance LIBERTY, April 4, 2019 - Rosalind Braxton is requesting your prayers and assistance. See... more

Justice Ken Wise To Be Guest Speaker For Historical Commission LIBERTY April 4, 2019 - The Liberty County Historical Commission will hold its quarterly meeting Monday... more

Harris County Man Indicted for Liberty County Bank Robbery BEAUMONT April 4, 2019 - An 18-year-old LaPorte, Texas man has been indicted for bank robbery in... more

April is State Parks Month at Whole Earth Provision Co. AUSTIN April 3, 2019 - For the eighth year in a row, Whole Earth Provision Co. will support Texas State Parks throughout... more

Former Congressional Staffer Sentenced to Prison for Extensive Fraud and Election Crimes Scheme HOUSTON April 3, 2019 - A former congressional staffer was sentenced today for participating in a multi-year scheme... more

Summer Work Program Aims to Connect 2,500 Texas Students with Jobs AUSTIN April 3, 2019 - The Texas Workforce Commission (TWC) announced the kickoff of... more

 

Liberty County Status
Bobby Rader and Ken Defoor Conspire with Convicted Felon
Bobby Rader is Watching YOU!
Solving Crime in Liberty County
Arkansas Trio Arrested
Drug Arrest of Arkansas Man on US 59
Management of Comp Time at LCSO
Management Practice at LCSO
Drama at LCSO
Rader Threatens Courthouse Officials
Why Keep Believing It?
Security Positions Removed from LCSO Budget
Where Our Tax Dollars Go
The Decisions of the Past EDITORIAL
Wal-Mart Building to be Sold
The Saga of the Old-Wal Mart Building
   
   
 
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