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Those two colors touching on the pattern of a snake are not what you want to see on Easter morning in your front yard, but that is exactly what happened for Milano mayor Billy Barnett. He killed this 24-inch coral snake on Sunday with an axe. Coral snakes possess one of the most potent venoms of any North American snake. 
Reporter/Marie Bakken Those two colors touching on the pattern of a snake are not what you want to see on Easter morning in your front yard, but that is exactly what happened for Milano mayor Billy Barnett. He killed this 24-inch coral snake on Sunday with an axe. Coral snakes possess one of the most potent venoms of any North American snake. Reporter/Marie Bakken

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The burn ban for Milam County has been lifted. Burning is always prohibited in the county's municipalities.


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