Ellis County launches new alert system

A new, countywide alert system is available to warn Ellis County residents in the event of an emergency.The CivicReady alerts system was launched this spring and is offered as a way to quickly and effectively reach residents in the event of a disaster, such as a weather emergency, wildfire or law enforcement situation, said Darin Myers, Ellis County fire chief and emergency management coordinator."It’s open to anybody.

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