Wood County

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.

Friday wreck leaves one dead, three injured

Jan 9, 2012

WOOD COUNTY - Three Wood County residents were seriously injured after a deadly one vehicle wreck over the weekend. 

Public's help sought in missing person case

Nov 17, 2011

WOOD COUNTY - The search for a missing Wood County woman continues more than a month after her disappearance.

Investigation of deadly accident turned over to DA

Nov 15, 2011

WOOD COUNTY - The Wood County Grand Jury is set to review the case of a deadly hit and run involving a 15-year-old boy when it meets later this month.

Suspect at large after vehicle strikes pedestrian

Oct 5, 2011

WOOD COUNTY - The driver of an SUV is sought after a hit and run left a pedestrian hospitalized.