...freezing Temperatures Expected This Morning And Afternoon... .a Powerful Arctic Cold Front Has Blasted Through Deep South Texas A Few Hours Earlier Then Expected This Morning. Strong Winds And Freezing Temperatures Are Developing In The Wake Of The Front, And Therefore A Wind Advisory And Freeze Warning Are In Effect For Specific Portions Of The Region Today Into Wednesday. ...Read More.
Effective: January 16, 2018 at 6:00pmExpires: January 17, 2018 at 9:00amTarget Area: Hidalgo; Inland Cameron; Inland Willacy; Starr
Want to serve your community and help save lives and property? The Mercedes Fire Department is always looking for new members to join us in serving the local community. Becoming a member is a fast and easy process, and the service you provide is extremely rewarding. We have members of all ages, all different backgrounds, and yet it’s a closely knit group of people with the same goal- serving the community. Mercedes Fire Department members are responsible for attending a percentage of different training drills throughout the year as well as making a percentage of fire calls and fundraising events. You must be at least 18 years old to be a volunteer firefighter with the Mercedes Fire Department. If you would like more information or have any questions about the Mercedes Fire Department Membership, feel free to stop at our fire station to inquire or pick up an application. Even if you’re not interested in joining, please come down and visit the firefighters to ask what we do. We hope to see you become a member and a friend here at the Mercedes Fire Department.