Politics

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

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

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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Politics
3:04 pm
Mon February 6, 2012

Candidates take advantage of Day 1 filing period

SULPHUR SPRINGS - More than a handful of local individuals were among the early candidates to file for the May general election on the first day of the filing period.

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Elections
7:26 am
Mon February 6, 2012

Filing period begins for May general election

At stake locally are city council, school board, and in some areas, hospital board elections. Some school districts will have bond issues on the ballot.

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