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Former jail administrator requests change of venue

Wednesday, June 21

The former Wood County Jail administrator who was charged with evidence tampering with government documents and facilitating escape filed on June 2 for a change of venue. David McGee, former jail …

Motorcycle, truck collision proves fatal

Wednesday, June 21

A 70-year-old Chatfield, Texas man died from injuries sustained in a motorcycle, truck accident on Highway 69 on Thursday, June 8. First responders were alerted to the accident at 11:40 a.m. and …

Mineola council aces audit; hears pedicab proposal

Wednesday, June 21

During a workshop Thursday an auditor gave the city of Mineola the highest score for fiscal year 2015-2016. Jon Watson of BrooksCardiel, PLLC, reviewed the document that concluded Sept. 30, 2016, …

Commissioners approve WCIC bylaw changes

Wednesday, June 21

During a barely quarter hour meeting the Wood County Commissioners dispensed with 18 items of county business Friday, including amending Wood County Industrial Commission bylaws. The meeting was …

Young angler lands chamber secretary position

Wednesday, June 21

Tuesday, June 6 was Maddi Regalado’s first day on the job as the Mineola Chamber of Commerce secretary and her first major event in which to take part was a chamber mixer at Wood County Title …