Lamar County issues emergency burn ban

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At the advice of Lamar County Volunteer Fire Departments and the Lamar County Department of Emergency Management, County Judge Chuck Superville has issued an emergency burn ban beginning today, Oct. 26 through Tuesday, Nov. 2. According to a release, Emergency Management “would like to emphasize that current dry and windy conditions still linger in Lamar County.”

Fines up to $500 could be issued for burning during this ban.

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