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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,...

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...

ELECTION EARLY VOTING OPENS OCT. 22

BY PHILLIP WILLIAMS Correspondent GILMER--Early voting for the Nov. 6 general election and three school board elections in Upshur County opens Monday at the Upshur County...

COMMISSIONER ROGER PACE TO RETIRE AT END OF TERM

TO THE CITIZENS OF WOOD COUNTY, TEXAS: On December 31, 2016, after having had the privilege of serving as your County Commissioner of Precinct...

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...
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