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Threat at middle school investigated

Security is enhanced at Elgin Middle School today after an online rumor, although parents had reason to be relieved in the morning.

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$321.5M bond election called at Bastrop ISD

BASTROP — Approximately $321.5 million is about to be stake.

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Girl killed, suspect chased to Navasota

An alleged murder near Elgin led to a police chase Wednesday almost a hundred miles away.

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Hard Freeze, Wind Chill warnings going in effect

Bastrop County is bracing for the coldest snap of the winter season thus far.

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Son apparently kills father, then himself

A 23-year-old man suspected of fatally shooting his father turned the gun on himself and died as Bastrop County sheriff deputies searched for him, officials said Thursday.

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Freeze Warning for Saturday night

On the heels of a cold front this week, the county is already primed to potentially get dangerously cold Saturday night.

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Election results in for Elgin, Bastrop County

The 2022 General Election is in the books, and residents have picked their next Bastrop County judge as well as passed and denied local propositions.

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Elgin ISD eyes severe weather as game moves up

Elgin Independent School District has made at least one change based on likely incoming severe weather.

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