The following candidates are on ballots in the Franklin County Republican Party primary election on March 4.
Regional and county offices
Hunt County has joined Franklin and Kaufman Counties in banning most outdoor fires.
A westbound freight train suffered a partial derailment near Mount Vernon earlier this month. But locals didn't notice until, days later, workers arrived to begin the clean-up.
If Mount Vernon voters approve either of two alcohol-sales ballot initiatives on May 11 - and voters in the Piney Woods town of Tatum do the same - that would leave Delta County the last dry county in East Texas.
Voters in Mount Vernon will soon vote on two separate alcohol-sales measures.
What is the Northeast Texas Rural Rail Transportation District and what's its role in the proposed Blacklands Turnpike project?
AUSTIN - Another 74 Texas counties are now eligible for wildfire assistance as FEMA has agreed to grant the state’s repeated request to expand its major disaster declaration.