by Mike Payne
When considering who should become the next Williamson County Judge, it shouldn’t even be a close call; there is only one candidate in this race who is uniquely qualified to hold that position. When the bona fides are carefully examined, that person is
With early voting for the 2018 Primaries underway and nominations/elections just days away, the publishers and staff wish to address our Texas and County leadership.
There is no question Texas is unique in the Union for its history and personality. Williamson County, in particular, is a
The Advocate reached out to candidates for Williamson County Precinct 4; Russ Boles, Heather Peal, David Marek and Bobby Seiferman. Candidates who responded by the deadline are included here. • 1. What qualifications and experience do you believe enable you to be ready for the
Although it was likely not the Leffingwell campaign's intent, I watched with delight the video of Judge Bill Gravell dancing in his office. Here is a man introducing a moment of lightness and warmth into a place that is generally filled with anxiety and negativity;
Bronson Tucker is challenging Judge Edna Staudt for the office of Justice of the Peace in Precinct 2.
Bronson Tucker is the Director of Curriculum and Staff Attorney for the Texas Justice Court Training Center. Although Justices of the Peace are not required to be
Barton Turek is challenging Cynthia Long for Commissioners Court Precinct 2.
Barton Turek of Liberty Hill is a former law enforcement officer and Emergency Management Deputy Coordinator. He is challenging incumbent Cynthia Long for Precinct 2 Commissioners Court.
Turek works in the private sector now and
I wish to offer my endorsement for Evelyn McLean for Justice of the Peace Precinct 3. I believe the job of JP is three-fold; administration of justice, collection of revenues, and management of a rather large staff of municipal and justice employees. As a law
What inspired you to run for the Texas House?
I have spent a lifetime in service to people in need, including providing food, clothing and shelter to the less fortunate through a faith-based ministry. I see running for office as a continuation of that call to
Business Acumen Bringing Greater Order to the Court
The race for Williamson County Judge is heating up in the brand new year and The Advocate sat down with Judge Bill Gravell to discuss some of his qualifications and experience related to managing Williamson County's growth, finances
Despite opposition press and attempts to paint Judge Bill Gravell as unprepared for the job of County Judge and, in addition to hundreds of residents, business owners and every participating law enforcement and firefighter association in Williamson County, Gravell has received the endorsement of 51