County Judge introduces new EMC


Tyler County Judge Jacques Blanchette would like to introduce the new Emergency Management Coordinator (EMC) to the Tyler County. Ken Jobe(right in photo) has been appointed to replace Dale Freeman as the new EMC. Ken came to the position from Tyler County Hospital. His background includes EMS, volunteer Firefighting, Chemical Plant Firefighting and Hazardous Materials response. Ken was very active while in the hospital setting. While with Memorial Health System in Lufkin, he served as Angelina County Health Officer during Hurricanes Rita and Ike. Ken started with the new position on September 6th. We would like to thank Dale for his years of service as EMC.

If you have any questions for Ken, he can be reached at 409-331-0874.