by Sanya Mansoor, The Texas Tribune Jan. 30, 2017 The Islamic Center of Victoria was destroyed by a massive fire Saturday, less than three weeks after the partly constructed Islamic Center of Lake Travis suffered the same fate.
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Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Jul 27 2015 - 8:56pm
The Edge: Helping you catch up and get ahead Ancient irrigation technique saves water, keeps plants happy
Written by BexarCounty on Mar 9 2015 - 3:43pm
The ban on outdoor burning in unincorporated Bexar County expires today and because of the recent rain, the Keetch-Byram Drought Index is at a safe enough level to allow for outdoor burning.
Written by City of San Antonio on Mar 11 2014 - 11:42am
Commissioners Court on Tuesday approved an order banning outdoor burning in unincorporated Bexar County. Fire Marshal Craig Roberts told the court the Keetch-Byram Drought Index, KBDI, is above 400 and there has been an increase in the number of grass fires.
Written by Kris_Serold on Feb 6 2014 - 5:26pm
The temperature remains at or near the freezing level in the San Antonio area and another round of precipitation is expected overnight and into the early morning hours. As the temperature continues to drop, the San Antonio Fire Department would like you to keep the following safety tips in mind: Protect the “4 Ps” – People, Pets, Plants & Pipes People - People should stay indoors or be dressed in multiple layers when outdoors. Pets – Pets should be brought indoors or placed in a warm, protected area outside.
Written by championac on Sep 9 2011 - 10:55am
It has been heartbreaking to watch the news lately with entire portions of the state on fire. New fires are popping up every day, and there’s no rain in sight. We’ve had some customers call in and ask questions regarding their homes and the smoke and ash from the fires. I wanted to share the answers here, as well.