Emory, Texas 75440 – Tuesday, February 9, 2016 – Volume XVI, Issue No. 40

Emory Weather

Primary early voting begins Tuesday, February 16

By LAUREN WITHROW
Rains County Leader staff

Early voters, on your mark, get set, it’s almost time to VOTE! Early voting in the Texas March 1 Republican and Democratic primaries is set to begin on Tuesday, February 16, and continue through Friday, February 26.

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Linden agency adds Rains County to service area

LINDEN – Community Services of Northeast Texas, Inc. (CSNT) has been awarded seven additional counties to its service area by the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs. The new area includes Delta, Franklin, Hopkins, Lamar, Rains, Red River, and Titus counties.

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State Representative candidates debate before East Texans

By LAUREN WITHROW
Rains County Leader staff

On January 28 at Quitman High School, four Republican candidates running for State Representative in House District 5 met for a debate hosted by the Republican Women of Wood County.

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