TEXAS–The deadline for filing for the March 3 primary election passed Monday. Congressman Lance Gooden, U.S. House of Representatives Dist. 05 drew an opponent in the Republican Primary on the last day, Dec. 9.
HENDERSON COUNTY–Henderson County Commissioners’ Court took no action on extending its burn ban, which expired soon after the court adjourned Oct. 15. The court meets Oct. 22 and will revisit the issue.