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BIG SANDY CITY COUNCIL CONVENES WITH NEW MEMBERS

During the May 15th Big Sandy City Council meeting, newly elected council members Rex Rozell and Becky Desborough along with incumbent Dr. Cindy Bauter...

Big Sandy Affirms Chief’s Decision to Terminate Officer

By Kate Kirby In a meeting held April 17th, the Big Sandy City Council affirmed Chief Tim Scott’s decision to terminate Officer Clint Norman after...

UPSHUR CANDIDATES SPEAK AT GLENWOOD

BY PHILLIP WILLIAMS Correspondent Some five candidates for Upshur County elective offices in the March 6 Republican primary, and a representative of a sixth, spoke to...

Governor Abbott Announces New Hazard Mitigation Funding For Harvey Recovery

AUSTIN - Governor Greg Abbott today joined local leaders in Rockport and Houston, Texas to announce the availability of new funding for hazard mitigation...

UPSHUR COURT MEETS DESPITE SNOW ON GROUND

BY PHILLIP WILLIAMS Correspondent GILMER--With schools, some businesses and most courthouse offices closed because of an overnight snowstorm, Upshur County Commissioners Court nonetheless mustered a bare...

Town Hall Meeting for Wood County set for Nov 14

State Senator Bryan Hughes, State Representative Cole Hefner, District Judge Jeff Fletcher and Wood County Sheriff Tom Castloo will be hosting a Town Hall...

UPSHUR HEARS ANNUAL REPORT ON COUNTY ROADS

By PHILLIP WILLIAMS Correspondent GILMER--Upshur County Road Administrator Andy Jordan told the county commissioners court Sept. 29 that the county Road and Bridge Department has completely...

UPSHUR COMMISH DENIES DISTRICT CLERK’S ASSAULT CHARGE

BY PHILLIP WILLIAMS Correspondent GILMER--Upshur County Pct. 4 Commissioner Mike Spencer on Wednesday denied an allegation by Upshur County District Clerk Karen Bunn that he committed...

Upshur County Judge Dean Fowler will not seek re-election

BY PHILLIP WILLIAMS Correspondent GILMER--Upshur County Judge Dean Fowler announced Monday he will not seek re-election to a fifth term, and that he is considering running...

Big Sandy City Council Welcomes New Mayor, Councilmen

Tuesday evening, newly elected mayor, Sonny Parsons, and first term councilman, Don Cochran, along with re-elected councilman, Michael Baggett, were given the oath of...
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