Mineola

May elections: Alba to elect mayor

Apr 2, 2015
Wood County has three mayoral elections and eight alderman positions open for the May 2015 election.
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Wood County has three mayoral elections and eight alderman positions open for the May 2015 election.

Alba

Mayor: Orvin Carroll, Ted Levitt.

Aldermen: Preston Hass, Glenda Dedmon.

Hawkins

Alderman, Position 2: Clara I. Kay (uncontested)

Alderman, Position 4: Wayne Kirkpatrick, James Earhart.

Alderman, Position 5: Norma Oglesby, E.R. Simmons.

Mineola

Mayor: Paul Gates, Rodney T. Watkins, Novada Bigham

MINEOLA - Investigators say a lawnmower and spilled fuel have been blamed for a fire that destroyed much of an East Texas petroleum company.

Investigation underway in East Texas plant explosion

Mar 12, 2012

MINEOLA - Officials say nobody has been hurt in an explosion and fire at a Wood County petroleum company that destroyed much of the business.

House fire displaces county official, family

Nov 16, 2011

MINEOLA - The home of a Wood County Commissioner was destroyed by fire Tuesday morning.

Suspect still sought in now deadly incident

Oct 6, 2011

MINEOLA - The teenage victim of a hit-and-run Tuesday night in Wood County has died of his injuries.