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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...

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...

Governor Abbott On President Obama’s Executive Actions

AUSTIN - Governor Greg Abbott released the following statement in response to President Obama’s executive actions imposing gun control measures across the country. “The Bill...

BIG SANDY CITY COUNCIL SWEARS IN NEW MEMBERS

At a special meeting Monday evening May 16, the Big Sandy City Council met and officially canvassed the results of the May 7th election....

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...

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...

Governor Abbott Statement On Chairman Dennis Bonnen Announcement

AUSTIN - Governor Greg Abbott today issued the following statement on the announcement from Chairman Dennis Bonnen: "I congratulate Chairman Bonnen on the commitments he...

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...

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...
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