Tag: Commissioner Phillip Martin

Stovall appointed interim judge for Hunt County. Image by Jim Satterwhite.

Stovall Appointed Interim Judge

The Hunt County Commissioner met Monday in a special called session to appoint an interim county judge to finish the late John L. Horn’s term. Eleven names were submitted, but these were winnowed down to just two names after a four-hour executive session last week. The two remaining candidates were […]

The northern extension of FM 1570 will be named John Horn Parkway. The new roadway will open soon and will connect US 380 , the community of Caddo Mills, and TX Highway 34. Image by Jim Satterwhite.

The Gavel is Passed

Hunt County Commissioner Phillip Martin passed the gavel to Jim Latham who is now Judge pro tempore.  The symbolic hammer was last struck by Judge John L. Horn in the August session. Judge Horn passed unexpectantly a little over a week ago. Latham started yesterday’s court session by allowing citizens […]

The Ortmann Family unfurl a quilt depicting children in the 3101 Community. Image by Jim Satterwhite.

The People Spoke

The parking lot at Farmers Electric Cooperative was filled and it was standing room only at the FEC meeting room Monday night.  Approximately 120 people were seated and standing around the room while they waited their chance to speak to the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) against the proposed […]