Saturday, September 1, 2012

Coupland's National Night Out on Aug. 7

The Coupland Civic Organization (CCO) hosted the annual National Night Out on August 7 at the Depot. Residents enjoyed a hot dog supper with all the fixin’s. Deputy Matt Kreidel from the Williamson County Sheriff’s office spoke about crime trends and how homeowners can protect themselves. Deputy Bryan Jordan also attended.

Pct. 4 Commissioner Ron Morrison visited with attendees and spoke about county efforts to help protect residents. Fire chief Tracy Gardner and other Coupland Volunteer Fire Department firefighters also attended. The children enjoyed exploring the fire trucks that the firefighters brought to the event.

National Night Out is part of the Neighborhood Watch program. The CCO maintains a Neighborhood Watch email list. If you are a Coupland-area resident and want to receive email notices about crimes reported in our area, email Jennifer Dollins at to be added to her list.