UPDATED: Friday, April 13, 2012 - 8:54am
All but two of the 254 counties in Texas have been affected by wildfires.
Wildfires continue to burn across Texas, scorching a million and a half acres so far.
With no relief in sight, Governer Rick Perry is turning to President Obama for help. He is asking the President to declare Texas a major disaster so it can receive federal assistance.
Stay tuned to KWKT for your latest news on Texas wildfires.