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FEMA : Erath County Designated for Individual Assistance

femaTexans in six more counties may now apply for Federal Disaster Assistance, and Individual Assistance Registration Deadline Extended.

The federal disaster declaration for Texas has been expanded to provide Individual Assistance to six additional counties as a result of the severe storms, tornadoes, straight-line winds and flooding that occurred between May 4th and June 19th, according to the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).

In addition, FEMA today approved an extension of the deadline to register for assistance in the 42 counties designated for Individual Assistance.  The new deadline is August 21, 2015.

The six Texas counties newly designated for Individual Assistance are Angelina, Erath, Frio, Jim Wells, Montgomery and Trinity.

Texans who had storm damage should register with FEMA even if they have insurance.  FEMA cannot duplicate insurance payments, but under-insured applicants may be eligible for help after their insurance claims have been settled.

People can apply for FEMA assistance online at or call 800-621-3362 toll free from 7am – 10pm daily until further notice.  Multilingual operators are available.

Disaster assistance applicants who have a speech disability or hearing loss and use TTY should call 800-462-7585 directly; for those who use 711 or Video Relay Service (VRS), call 800-621-3362.  The toll-free telephone numbers will operate from 7am to 10pm seven days a week until further notice.

FEMA’s National Flood Insurance Program has a call center to answer Texas policyholders’ flood insurance questions.  Specialists can help with servicing claims, providing general information and offering technical assistance to aid in recovery.  To speak with a flood insurance specialist, call 800-621-3362 between 8am and 6pm.

For more information on Texas disaster recovery, visit . You can follow FEMA on Twitter at or on Facebook at

Boots interview with SHS Superintendent on new Football Coach and new AD

Here is the interview with Boots and SHS Superintendent about the new SHS Football Coach and new Athletic Director for SHS.

New Free Texting Services From Club KSTV



smsKSTV is now offering the following services directly to your cell phone.

Stephenville Yellow Jacket Football

Live score and end of quarter stats sent to your cellphone during Yellow Jacket Football games.  To sign up, just text the keyword JACKETS to 88474.


Dallas Cowboys

End of Quarter score updates during Dallas Cowboys football games.  To sign up just text the keyword COWBOYS to 88474

Texas Rangers

Live score updates every time the score changes during Rangers Baseball games.  To sign up just text the keyword RANGERS to 88474


Messaging and data rates do apply if you do not have an unlimited texting plan.  You will be signed up to Club KSTV.  To Opt-Out of the updates send the keyword a space then the word STOP.  EX. Cowboys Stop.

Be sure to click on the Club KSTV button on the menu to check out a complete list of free services from Club KSTV and KSTV Interactive.


Crime Stoppers Crime Of The Week



Erath County Crime Stoppers

needs your help in solving the Crime Of The Week.

Click Here —-> This Weeks Crime Of The Week

If you have any information on these crimes or any other crime, contact Erath County Crime Stoppers at 254-965-CASH. If your tip leads to an arrest or the recovery of stolen property, you are eligible for a cash reward up to $1,000. Callers will not be asked their name and will remain anonymous.