Emergency Preparation

Paracord uses for survival, prepping, camping, and hiking

Ways to use your survival paracord A quick guide for survival when you need them most The paracord has become an important survival tool in…


Highlights of First Lady Melania Trump and Second Lady Karen Pence in Texas

Visit included meeting families, volunteers and emergency staff Entourage and security personnel surprised by stop-off at Whataburger Continuing to celebrate December’s spirit of giving, First…


La Vernia EMS president refuses to resign amid controversy

Sutherland Springs evidence questioned $82,000 administration penalty and 2-year EMS suspension by State (La Vernia, TX) The first emergency responders to the Sutherland Springs Baptist…


Nation wide protests planned throughout America on Nov. 4

Military installations warned of protests Anti Trump-Pence events could be violent Almost one year since Donald J. Trump was elected as President of the United…


Astonishing numbers– Remembering 9/11 attacks on America

9/11 attacks: 2,977 killed 343 Firefighters died saving others The terrorists of September 11, 2001 attacks did not have the capacity to destroy the United…


San Antonio woman tells of Hurricane Harvey ‘never ending cruise’

Up to 20,000 cruise passengers were stuck at sea and other ports Carnival Breeze forced to stay out of Galveston an extra week   TIP…


Harvey Fraud–Avoid Charitable Contribution Schemes–FBI

Bogus emails and phishing scams targeting potential givers Be aware of overnight charities Harvey Fraud. Federal authorities are issuing warnings to potential donors wishing to…


H-E-B mobilizes Emergency Response Team to help Harvey victims

Long history of helping Texans during hurricanes and disasters Disaster Response Units and Mobile Kitchens dispatched to Victoria, Texas H‑E‑B Food/Drugs is donating at least…


Harvey Storm Updates–Refresh for latest news on Texas storm rescues

CHECK OFTEN (and refresh) for the very latest updates on Hurricane/Tropical Storms Harvey Newest information will be at the top of this page.   TIP…


Hurricane Harvey mandatory evacuations update with guidelines

Category 3 or 4 hurricane predicted Mandatory Evacuations ordered   TIP JAR Options. Thank you for supporting Independent Journalism Bronze Tip $2.00 USD Silver Tip…


Hurricane Preparedness Week is now–the least you need to know

NEWS LEGIT offers the following information from Ready.gov to help prepare for Hurricane Season. This is the week to decide where to go in an…