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A representative of U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz and several candidates for...

BY PHILLIP WILLIAMS Correspondent GILMER--A representative of U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz and several candidates for Upshur County elective offices spoke to the recent quarterly meeting of...

UPSHUR COURT’S LAW FIRM SAYS DIST. JUDGE WAS WRONG

BY PHILLIP WILLIAMS Correspondent GILMER--115th District Judge Lauren Parish could face a legal challenge from the Upshur County Commissioners Court if she refuses to rescind an...

The Story of Thanksgiving

By Michael Quinn Sullivan We think we know the story of Thanksgiving: the pilgrims landed on Plymouth Rock, faced a harsh winter, famine and disease, and...

UPSHUR SWEARING-IN SET JAN. 1

BY PHILLIP WILLIAMS Correspondent GILMER--The inaugural ceremony for newly-elected and newly re-elected Upshur County officials and 115th District Judge-elect Dean Fowler is set for 1:30 p.m....

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...

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...

Seven File for Office in Upshur GOP Primary

BY PHILLIP WILLIAMS Correspondent Some seven candidates had filed as of late Monday afternoon to run for Upshur County public offices in the March 1 Republican...

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...

Big Sandy City Council hires independent attorney to investigate complaints against...

In a special meeting Sunday, July 26th at 6 PM, The Big Sandy City Council approved a measure to hire Mr. Edward Choy, an...

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...
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