Cedar Creek Lake

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Kemp at Cedar Creek Lake

Officially established when the post office opened in 1851, Kemp, Texas is located on the northern tip of Cedar Creek Lake and is home to 1,154 residents. Town festivals include Mayfest and the Kemp Art Fest both hosted at the Kemp City Park. You can find more information about Kemp Texas at CityOfkKmp.org.

Kemp News and Community


Fire officials: 'It's too dry to be starting fires'

Local county fire marshals warn that a burn ban is needed in the Cedar Creek Lake area, but many of the areas' elected county officials are ignoring the warning. The Kaufman County Commissioners Court passed a burn ban on Aug. 11 when Fire Marshal...

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Most Cedar Creek Lake Area school districts meet state testing standards

All but one of the school districts in the Cedar Creek Lake Area "met standard," in 2014, according to the Texas Education Agency Accountability Report. Athens Independent School District, Cross Roads ISD, Eustace ISD, Kemp ISD, Mabank ISD, and...

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Head to Toe Salon adds new service; owner offers cabin rental

If you want a place to stay near Cedar Creek Lake that offers haircuts, manicures, pedicures, permanents and coloring, Head to Toe Salon owner Terry Phillips has just the place for you. She recently outfitted a small cabin near her property on...

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Walmart Express grocery store to open in Kemp soon

For the first time in a decade, Kemp residents will soon be able to shop for fresh produce and other groceries without driving 10 miles. Walmart Express will be opening one of its 12,000-square-foot stores on Highway 274 across from Kemp High...

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Local election results reflect voters' desire for change

The results of the May 10 local elections showed voters wanted a change in leadership in several cities. The most dramatic turnover on Cedar Creek Lake occurred in the City of Tool, where all of the incumbents on the ballot and a former mayor...

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Kemp Real Estate


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Kemp Recreation


Papa's Fried Chicken

Pop?s Honey Fried Chicken in Seven Points is the place to stop for fried chicken, fried catfish, fried chicken livers, hamburgers and just about anything else you want to go when you roll into the Cedar Creek Lake area on Highway 274. In addition to...

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Cedar Creek Lake Weather Forecast

Tuesday

Mostly Cloudy

Hi: 89

Tuesday Night

Partly Cloudy

Lo: 71

Wednesday

Mostly Cloudy

Hi: 92

Wednesday Night

Mostly Cloudy

Lo: 75

Thursday

Chance Thunderstorms

Hi: 91

Thursday Night

Chance Thunderstorms

Lo: 64

Friday

Sunny

Hi: 82

Friday Night

Clear

Lo: 51


Lake Water Level (last 30 days)


Water Level on 10/1: 316.59 (-5.41)