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8:08 pm
Mon April 9, 2012

Public invited to meet city, county candidates

LADONIA - The Ladonia Chamber of Commerce invites the public to a candidate "meet and greet" Tuesday evening at 7 p.m. 

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Politics
8:54 am
Mon April 9, 2012

Chance to register for May 12 elections running out

Thursday at 5 p.m. is the deadline to register to vote or make a change of address to be effective before Election Day.

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Politics
6:39 pm
Thu March 15, 2012

Council candidate to run unopposed after challenger departs

SULPHUR SPRINGS - A Sulphur Springs city council candidate has been ruled ineligible to run in the May 12 elections.

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Politics
9:18 am
Thu March 15, 2012

Some local primaries will not require a general election

GREENVILLE - It’s mostly a GOP primary scene in Hunt County, with only three democratic candidates of the 37 total appearing on the May 29 ballot.

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Politics
8:56 am
Mon March 12, 2012

Deuell unopposed due to Hall's clerical error

AUSTIN - There’s also been a shakeup in the race for the district two seat for State Senate, as Incumbent Senator Bob Deuell of Greenville is the only candidate on the May 29 ballot.

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Politics
8:46 am
Mon March 12, 2012

Cooper fails to appear on May 29 ballot

There have been some changes in the lineup of candidates for the U.S. House of Representatives in District 4, as one name was left off the list.

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Politics
8:52 am
Fri March 9, 2012

Filing deadline Friday for May 29 political party primaries

GREENVILLE - Filing continues through 6 p.m. George Alexander, of Greenville, will oppose District 2 State Representative Dan Flynn, of Van, after filing for the position Tuesday. No Democrats had filed for the post as of Thursday afternoon. 

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Politics
8:01 am
Fri March 9, 2012

Contested races for area hospital board elections

We’ve been reporting this week on the city council and school board races in our region, as Monday marked the filing deadline for the May 12 elections. Filing also came to a close Monday for area hospital board elections, scheduled for the same day.

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Politics
7:00 am
Thu March 8, 2012

School districts prepare for round of trustee elections

NPR

The filing period for the May 12 elections brought numerous candidates to the field for area school board vacancies. Meanwhile, several other trustee races garnered no challenger, and some positions failed to attract any candidates.

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Politics
5:55 am
Wed March 7, 2012

Learn your city council candidates for the May 12 elections

NPR

Northeast Texas voters will choose among a number of contested city council races this May following Monday’s filing deadline. 

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Politics
3:22 pm
Mon February 27, 2012

Council race adds two ahead of March 5 filing deadline

COMMERCE - The latest candidates to file for the Commerce City Council include a school teacher and former assistant police chief. 

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Community Event
8:25 am
Mon February 20, 2012

Local candidates to speak on President's Day

SULPHUR SPRINGS - A GOP President’s Day political forum and fundraising dinner will be held Monday night at the Hopkins County Civic Center.

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Politics
5:08 pm
Wed February 15, 2012

Local candidates begin to file in

COMMERCE - Two people have filed for the position of Commerce Mayor, while an incumbent is seeking reelection in the city.

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Politics
6:12 am
Fri February 10, 2012

Political forum planned in Lone Oak this weekend

LONE OAK - Residents who attend Saturday’s free event will be served dinner and also have an opportunity to meet local candidates running in the upcoming political party primary elections.

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Politics
12:21 pm
Tue February 7, 2012

State regulates placement of campaign signs along highways

AUSTIN - State transportation officials are reminding citizens and candidates of the laws regulating their campaign sign placement on state highway right of way.

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