Gov. Perry Appoints Ermatinger as Judge of 443rd Judicial District Court

August 29, 2014 ( Gov. Rick Perry has appointed Cindy Ermatinger of Midlothian as judge of the 443rd Judicial District Court in Ellis County effective Sept. 2, 2014, for a term to expire at the next general election. Ermatinger is an attorney, … [Read more...]

Gov. Perry Appoints Stoddart as Justice of 5th Court of Appeals

August 25, 2014 ( Gov. Rick Perry has appointed Craig Stoddart of Rockwall as justice of the 5th Court of Appeals for a term to expire at the next general election. Stoddart is first assistant criminal district attorney and chief of the … [Read more...]

Tarbox announced as Democratic candidate for Texas House District 83

August 25, 2014 ( Provided by the Lubbock County Democratic Party The Democratic chairmen for Texas House District 83 met late Friday afternoon and selected Lubbock attorney Max R. Tarbox as … [Read more...]

Republicans name Dustin Burrows as House District 83 candidate

August 21, 2014 ( by L. Scott Mann LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - Representatives of the Republican Party from the seven counties in House District 83 have voted to nominate Lubbock attorney Dustin Burrows … [Read more...]

Court tosses waiting period for Texas PACs

August 13, 2014 ( By Chuck Lindell A federal appeals court has tossed out Texas’ waiting period for new political action committees. The 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled Tuesday that the … [Read more...]

Rick Perry forms federal PAC, another sign of a presidential run

August 4, 2014 ( By Jonathan Tilove Gov. Rick Perry, frequent guest on the Sunday television talk shows and frequent flier to Iowa, has not been coy about his interest in running for president again. … [Read more...]

Creighton cruises to victory in District 4 state Senate runoff

August 5, 2014 ( by Matthew Costa THE WOODLANDS — Surrounded by friends, family, and those who helped him along the way at Landry’s … [Read more...]

Texas Senate District 4 runoff election Tuesday

August 5, 2014 ( by Sherry Koonce, The Port Arthur News Voters will go to the polls Tuesday to elect a new Texas District 4 Senator. Candidates Brandon Creighton, an attorney from Conroe, and Steve Toth, a … [Read more...]

Rep. Charles Perry to withdraw from House ballot

July 30, 2014 ( Lubbock State Representative Charles Perry announced that he is withdrawing his name from the November 4th House District 83 ballot. He will remain on the Senate District 28 … [Read more...]

Delwin Jones enters Senate District 28 race

July 28, 2014 ( By HOMER MARQUEZ Herald News Editor Former House Rep. Delwin Jones announced Monday that he will be joining the race to replace former State Senator Robert Duncan to represent Texas District … [Read more...]