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Charges Filed Against County Judge

Charges Filed Against County Judge

Smith County Judge Joel Baker was indicted on charges relating a violation of the Texas Open Meetings Act. He is also facing charges for explicit sexual conduct while at work.

Grassroots Accountability Wins in Smith County

Grassroots Accountability Wins in Smith County

Tuesday marked a win for grassroots activists in East Texas, when the Smith County Commissioner’s Court decided not to expend county funds on a duplicative study. In a press release dated June 22, Grassroots America We the People’s Executive Director JoAnn Fleming...