Gregg County, Longview issue disaster declaration

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Gregg County and the city of Longview have issued a disaster declaration following a torrential downpour overnight and into Wednesday morning.

Gregg County Judge Bill Stoudt signed the document Wednesday afternoon, and Mayor Andy Mack followed suit not long after. The declaration will activate each municipality’s emergency management plan.

The declaration was issued in response to widespread damage resulting from flash flooding and substantial rainfall.

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