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Governor Hutchinson Sends 500 More National Guardsmen To Texas For Harvey Relief Efforts

TEXAS (KFSM) — Governor Asa Hutchinson announced Tuesday (Sept. 5) that 500 more Arkansas National Guardsmen will be sent to Texas to assist in Hurricane ...

TEXAS (KFSM) — Governor Asa Hutchinson announced Tuesday (Sept. 5) that 500 more Arkansas National Guardsmen will be sent to Texas to assist in Hurricane Harvey relief efforts.

Hutchinson authorized the deployment of 1,500 National Guardsmen from Arkansas to Texas on Sept. 1. They could be helping with the recovery and relief efforts for up to 30 days.