Garrison City Council Meeting

Garrison City Council met in regular session on Monday, December 14, 2015 at 6:00 p.m. at city hall.  Members present were Jan Woodard, Russell Wright, Samantha Van Pelt, Nichole Todd and Robert Cook.  Travis Simon was absent.  Brad Davis and Tim Barton were also present.  Guests were Jack Brown from the Garrison VFD and Glen Yarbrough of Garrison Nursing Home.
Meeting was called to order at 6:00 p.m.
Jack Brown led in prayer.
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TIMPSON (Caledonia) - Holloway home lost to a 5-Alarm house fire Sunday morning

TIMPSON - Dec. 6, 2015 - The home of Robert (Robbie) Holloway on 1971 N in the Caledonia community caught fire on Sunday morning resulting in a total loss.  The residents were home when the fire started.  Robbie was working on a truck in the backyard when he noticed smoke and flames coming from the house.  He rushed inside and was able to get everyone in the home to safety outside.  

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UPDATE: Subject arrested in Shelby County.

On November 23, 2015 at approximately 22:17 hours, patrol units from the Rusk County Sheriff's Office responded to an altercation on CR 3281, where there were reports of shots fired and one victim wounded.  Upon their arrival a male victim was found to be deceased on the scene from apparent gunshot wounds.  Witness reports advised that the suspect had fled the scene in a red 1995 Pontiac Firebird headed southy.  The vehicle was later found abandoned near CR 3285 in Rusk County.