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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...

Governor Abbott To Refuse Syrian Refugees Relocating To Texas

AUSTIN - Governor Greg Abbott today sent a letter to President Barack Obama informing him that the State of Texas will not accept any...

UPSHUR TREASURER VICK HELD IN CONTEMPT OF COURT

BY PHILLIP WILLIAMS Correspondent GILMER--115th District Judge Lauren Parish held Upshur County Treasurer Brandy Vick in contempt of court and placed her on probation Monday for...

Hawkins City Council Okays City Attorney to Respond to FFRF

By Kate Kirby In a special executive session of the Hawkins City Council called for 2 pm Monday afternoon August 10 2015, the Council met...

Big Sandy City Water/Sewer Clerk Terminated

By Kate Kirby After a 55-minute closed Executive Session at a special meeting of the Big Sandy City Council, a somber council returned to Open...

Hawkins Mayor names 13 City Officials, workers and citizens in Law...

By Kate Kirby Will Rogers, Mayor of Hawkins, has named 13 City Officials, City Workers and citizens in a law suit federal court where he...

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...

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...

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...
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