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DEMOCRAT CANDIDATE FOR AG VISITS GILMER

Sam Houston, the Democratic Party nominee for Texas Attorney General, said in Gilmer Thursday he believes the AG's office "has become too political" and that he wants to change its focus...

Hensarling to Give Congressional Update in Mineola on August 8th

WASHINGTON–U.S. Congressman Jeb Hensarling (TX-5) will host a town hall meeting in Mineola to give an update on recent actions taken by the House...

UPSHUR GOP SETS ORGANIZATIONAL MEETING

BY PHILLIP WILLIAMS Correspondent GILMER--Greg Neeley, an associate justice of the state's 12th Court of Appeals in Tyler, will be guest speaker for Thursday night's (July...

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...

ET4L TO HOST DINNER WITH RUNOFF CANDIDATES

BY PHILLIP WILLIAMS Correspondent GILMER--East Texans for Liberty will host a "Dinner With the Runoff Candidates" fundraiser April 11 at the Disabled American Veterans headquarters on...

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...

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...

Hawkins City Council tables action on ‘Jesus Welcomes’ sign

By Kate Kirby In a special meeting of the Hawkins City Council Monday, July 6, the council tabled any action related to the 'Jesus Welcomes...

Big Sandy Candidates for City Office

Several citizens have announced candidacy for office in the City of Big Sandy. There are also two important measures on the ballot for May's...

Governor Abbott Statement On Supreme Court Same-Sex Marriage Cases

AUSTIN – Texas Governor Greg Abbott released the following statement in advance of the United States Supreme Court hearing oral arguments today in a...
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