Firemen battle blazes, heat


Thirty-one acres of land was damaged after eight fires spread along U.S. Highway 87 North on Sunday.
Fredericksburg Fire Department responded to the area at about 4 p.m.

Suspect pegged in Turner Hall blaze


Criminal charges await the return of further evidence for a June 19 fire that destroyed the historic Turner Hall, a favorite social hall for generations of Fredericksburg residents.

Criminal charges expected in Turner Hall fire


Investigator Terry Weed on Friday said the Fredericksburg Police Department will proceed with a criminal investigation related to the fire that destroyed the historic Turner Hall on Sunday night.