Emergency personnel prepare for wildfires in parts of Texas

Staff Writer

AMARILLO, Texas (AP) — It was a bad day — a very bad day.
The Amarillo Globe-News reports earlier in the morning, wildfires broke out in the western part of the Texas Panhandle in Oldham County near Vega. They moved south into Deaf Smith County and threatened the outskirts of Hereford.
Then separate wildfires started in Randall County, and winds nearing 50 mph were moving fire dangerously close to the villages of Timber Creek, Palisades and Lake Tanglewood...To read more, please refer to our print or online edition