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Wood Co. sales tax rebates up in 3 cities

4 days ago

Alba, Yantis and Quitman all saw increased sales tax revenue in their February rebates from the state comptroller’s office. These allocations are based on sales made in December by businesses that …

Hawkins School Board votes to call bond election

4 days ago

The Hawkins School District Board approved the call for a bond election with a total value of $5 million dollars to be held within the district on Saturday, May 5. The unanimous approval occurred at …

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Candidates slow to file for some city, school races

4 days ago

Filing for some of the seats in local city council and school board races has been slow with the Friday deadline quickly approaching. The deadline to file is 5 p.m. Friday at the city halls of …

Early voting begins Tuesday; Election Day March 6

4 days ago

Primary Election Day is actually Tuesday, March 6, but early voting begins at the Wood County Courthouse in Quitman on Tuesday.  Branch location early voting will also be available at four …