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UPSHUR MOVES TOWARD ACCEPTING GRANT FOR ROAD DAMAGE

Upshur County Commissioners Court approved two actions last Wednesday aimed at receiving a $730,000 state grant to offset damage which oil and gas trucks did to county roads...

UPSHUR OFFICIALS SWORN IN NEW YEAR’S DAY

BY PHILLIP WILLIAMS Correspondent GILMER--Dozens of spectators packed the Upshur County courtroom at the downtown courthouse Thursday for the New Year's Day inauguration of nine newly-elected...

Gohmert addresses foreign issues at Upshur GOP meeting

BY PHILLIP WILLIAMS Correspondent GILMER--U.S. Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-Tyler) told the quarterly and organizational meeting of the Upshur County Republican Executive Committee on Saturday he is...

Lake Country Republican Club Forum

Lake Country Republican club held a forum April 22nd. Pictured from left to right are: Cylynda Caviness, representing Senator Dan Patrick, candidate for Lt. Gov. Ryan Trimble,...

Citizens Show Support for New Sports Complex at Big Sandy City...

Sissi Watts opened Citizen Participation with heartfelt support for building a new sports complex that features baseball, softball and soccer fields. "Sports is all...

Upshur County Swearing-in set for Jan 1, 2019

BY PHILLIP WILLIAMS Correspondent GILMER--Some 10 newly-elected or recently re-elected Upshur County officials, and 115th District Judge-elect Dean...

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...

ET4L DINNER TO FEATURE STATE A.G., STATE REP.

GILMER--Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton and State Rep. Matt Schaefer (R-Tyler) will be keynote speakers for East Texans for Liberty's 4th Annual "Stars of...

Citizens show support for Jesus Welcome Sign at Hawkins City Council

Attendees had to trade-off taking seats at Monday's jam-packed Hawkins city council meeting. Approximate 20 to 25 people stood outside, as the meeting room...

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...
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