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Due to dry conditions, residents are encouraged not to burn.
Beginning at about 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, three fires were reported in the county:
•A brush fire sent the Summersville Fire Department to County Road OD in Shannon County.
•Another brush fire was reported in the 7100 block of Highway KK near Summersville. A Missouri Department of Conservation bulldozer was sought.
•A field fire was reported on Decker Road at Licking. At about 5 p.m., departments from Houston and Raymondville were asked for mutual aid.