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Importance of Early Preparedness


When emergency situations happen, time is the most important factor to keeping yourself, and your family safe. Recent events have taught us that the sooner you know the evacuate, the better. With Nixle, you can sign up for emergency texts directly from our Emergency Services as soon as disaster strikes.  Just text BCALERT to 888-777 to sign yourself up today.

Simply go to buncombecounty.org and click the Nixle button: Nixle Button Smaller on the center of the page. Sign up and we will be able to send you emergency notifications or alerts. Just another way to be prepared.

Nixle communicates with the public by text messaging, email and voice messaging, providing communications to the public for emergency communications and alerts such as missing person reports, traffic safety tips and news about various agencies.