Veterans Day is Friday, Nov. 11.
With no contested local elections on the ballot, Freestone County voters will only need to make decisions on state and federal races.
Freestone County Commissioners made plans to quickly replace the bridge on County Road 510 after someone reported that one of the guard rails had fallen down. The Commissioner Court made that decision at their specially called meeting of Friday, Oct. 28, when they also agreed to take no action on the burn ban; and confirmed the county’s discretionary exemptions.
Freestone County Commissioners have been discussing for months using ARPA funds to buy generators for fire stations, warming stations and water companies, but they reached a breakthrough last week when they learned they could fund them from an alternate source much cheaper than through ARPA.