2013 MOVING FORWARD
A NEW YEAR &
WE THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT AND EXCITED THAT YOU JOINED OUR TEAM!! THANK YOU!!!!!!!
We are not sitting idle; many activies have taken place this year and many more planned for the remainder of the year. Watch this site as well as your local publications for event times and places.
The 2012 election is over! Fannin County responded remarkably well with your record number of Republican candidates winning over 75% of the popular vote. We are humbled and grateful for your support.
CANDIDATES ELECTED NOVEMBER, 2012
Congressman Ralph Hall
Senator Bob Deuell
Representative Larry Phillips
Lauri Blake 336th District Judge
Richard Glaser Criminal District Attorney
Donnie Foster Sheriff
Jerry Magness County Commissioner Pct 3
Gary Whitlock County Commissioner Pct 1
Craig Nichols Constable Pct 1
Bob Clemons Constable Pct 2
Ira Hicks Constable Pct 3
Gail Young Tax Accessor/Collector
The Primary election and runoff is over. The election clerk recorded 2,974 Republican voters and 378 other voters in the Primary.
THE STATE CONVENTION WAS A SUCCESS IN FT. WORTH ON JUNE 7-9 WITH 30 FANNIN COUNTY RESIDENCE PARTICIPATING.
The Republican Women are on "fire" with new monthly programs.
100% OF YOUR REPUBLICAN CANDIDATES WERE ELECTED IN FANNIN COUNTY
CONTINUE YOUR SUPPORT & PRAYER FOR OUR TROOPS & LEADERS
2010 ELECTION RESULTS
STRAIGHT PARTY REPUBLICAN VOTERS 70.37% 2,287
STRAIGHT PARTY DEMOCRAT VOTERS 28,15% 915
Rick Perry Governor 61%
Ralph Hall U. S. Congress CD 4 71%
Bob Deuell Texas State Senator 73%
Larry Phillips State Representative 86.49%
Charles Butler Judge: Cty Court at Law 64%
Spanky Carter County Judge 100%
Gail Young Tax A/Collectcor 64%
Mike Towery County Treasurer 100%
Nancy Young District Clerk 100%
Tammy Biggar County Clerk 58%
Joe Strong Cty Commish. Pct. 4 52.19%
Emery Banker JP: Pct 3 Honey Grove 100%
Ira Hicks Constable Pct. 3 Honey Grove 69%
Alan Hale JP: Pct 2 Leonard 77.44%
REPUBLICANS IN FANNIN COUNTY
The 2008 AND 2010 Primary Elections resulted in a record turnout for Fannin County Republicans and in the General election Republicans gained the support of 62% of the straight party voters and 80% of the 2010 primary voters. WOW! what a change in local politics. We are grateful and thankful for your confidence in our candidates and your local Republican Party.
LOCAL REPUBLICAN WINNERS NOVEMBER 4, 2008
JOHN McCAIN/SARAH PALIN 69%
JOHN CORNYN 64%
RALPH HALL 67%
Judge Lauri Blake(unopposed) 336th District Judge 100%
Eric Clifford 6th District Judge 59%
Richard Glaser(unopposed) Criminal District Attorney 100%
Eileen Cox County Judge 56%
Gary Whitlock Commissioner Pct. 1 60%
Robert (Bob) Clemons(unopposed) Constable Pct. 2 100%
Larry Phillips(incumbent) State Representative 66%
We want to express our gratitude to JAMES AND MONICA BLAINE for a job well done. James ran an exciting race and challanged the incumbent to within 289 votes. GREAT JOB, JAMES!
Fannin County Republican Party
Attn: Joe L. Ward Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
1626 CR 2315
Telephone, Texas 75488
Telephone: 903 664 3022
Fax: 903 664-2074
Candidate sign up for the General Primary Election is Nov. 9 to Dec. 9, 2013. Applications will accepted by your County Chairman Joe L. Ward. Contact Joe at 903 664 3022. Deadline is 6 pm Dec. 9th and Joe can be contacted at the above telephone number or at his home address: 1626 CR 2315 Telephone, TX.
Ballot drawing will be no later than Dec. 17th. with candidates being notified.
March 4, 2014 is the Primary Election and May 27th is the runoff election.
MARK THIS DATE: SUNDAY, DEC. 8th FOR THE REPULBLICAN WOMEN'S CHRISTMAS PARTY. COME TO THE CREATIVE ARTS CENTER AT 2:00 PM FOR AN INTERNATIONAL THEMED PARTY. GUARANTEED FUN!!!!
THE 2013 FANNIN COUNTY FAIR WAS ANOTHER GREAT SUCCESS FOR YOUR REPUBLICAN PARTY AND THE OFFICEHOLDERS THAT REPRESENT YOU. OUR BOOTH IS MOST OUTSTANDING, THE FREE FRESH BAKED CHOCOLATE COOKIES AND COFFEE IS A GREAT CROWD PLEASER.
WE WERE HONORED TO WELCOME AG COMMISSIONER TODD STAPLES TO FANNIN COUNTY FOR A CAMPAIGN STOP. HE IS A CANDIDATE FOR LT. GOVERNOR OF TEXAS. Thanks to all who came out on a very hot afternoon to meet and visit with Comm. Staples
On SEPT.9TH AT THE FAMILY LIFE CENTER we hosted State GOP Chairman Steve Munisteri to a "CHILIN' WITH THE CHAIRMAN" theme with chili proveded by our local officeholders and candidates. This will be a very informative meeting with over 140 attending!!
SENATOR BOB DEUELL KICKED OFF HIS RE-ELECTION CAMPAIGN ON AUGUST 27 AT THE OFFICES OF DR. JIM FROELICH AT 2105 N. CENTER, BONHAM,TX FROM 6-8 PM. A PACKED HOUSE ENJOYED THE FOOD PROVIDED BY N'DULDGE IN CHOCOLAT AND SHOWED OUR SUPPORT FOR DR. DEUELL.
On MAY 23 AT THE NEW FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH APPROX. 200 SAW PRESIDENT GEORGE WASHINGTON (CHIEF JUSTICE JOSH MORRISS) PERFORM "A STANDING MIRACLE' REPRESENTATING AN ACCURATE AND DRAMATIC MONOLOGUE. WE AWARDED OF TWO PATRIOTIC SCHOLARSHIPS TO FANNIN COUNTY SENIORS.
THE 2012 ANNUAL CHRISTMAS COOKIE EXCHANGE WAS ANOTHER FESTIVE AND FUN CELEBRATION AT THE HOME OF RICHARD AND REBECCA GLASER. CANNED GOODS WERE COLLECTED FOR THE FANNIN COMMUJITY MINISTRIES. EVERYONE GOT INTO THE CHRISTMAS SPIRIT AS THE NEW OFFICERS WERE SWORN IN AND EVERYONE SHARED THE MANY HOMEMAKE COOKIES--YUMEE!!!!!
THE FANNIN COUNTY FAIR OCT. 10-13. An outstanding booth & lots of fun and fellowship plus homemade cookies and coffee. One outstanding booth for all to see. Visits from your local officeholders and visits from our State and Federal leadership.
THE ALL AMERICAN AFTERNOON ON OCT 21ST FROM 1-5 PM. The All American afternoon of hotdogs and apple pie/Blue Bell was just the way to start off the afternoon. The BIG suprise was a visit from Isa and Bunny--two real live elephants from the Carson & Barnes Circus. Elephant rides were available to anyone who was up to the challange. Entertainment by Rita Fulmer and fishing tournament and games was for the several hundred that attended.
ON MAY 19, 2012 THE FANNIN CTY REPUBLICAN PARTY & REPUBLICAN WOMEN HOSTED THE 14TH ARMED FORCES CELEBRATION.
Former Navy Seal Clint Bruce, Congressman Ralph Hall and Lt. General Tom Stafford (Apollo 10 & 17 astronaut) certainly keep your attention. Mr. Bruce follows many great speakers that we have had each year. We are honored to host this special day for our Veterans and Seniors citizens. A Bar B Que dinner, the DAV Color Guard, recognition of the Veterans and the awarding of the Patriot Schorships to local students Carly Wappes of Trenton and Sydney Davis of Telephone make this a very special evening.
The 2011 ARMED FORCES DAY CELEBRATION
If you missed last year you missed a real treat! Capt. Scott O"Grady talked about his experience in Bosnia. Books written and the movie "Behind Enemy Lines" were big hits. Great food from Cappy's and entertainment by Rita Fulmer as well as the always fantastic Ralph Hall. All Veterans and Seniors came as our guest. We also recognized participants and awarded our Patriot Scholarship to our local high school seniors.
REPUBLICAN WOMEN MEETING SCHEDULE: at the Elizabeth May Room at 6:00 pm
April 1 Red River Hospital CEO
May 6 Mike Lane
June 3 Allan Clark
July 1 Sen. Deuell on healthcare reform
Aug 5 Dr. Gary Sisson
Sept 9 Joint meeting with the FC Rep. Party. State Chair Steve Munisteri
Oct 7 Larry Phillips on immigration, education
Nov 4 NONE SCHEDULED
Dec 8 Annual cookie exchange
Republican County Convention
Our County Convention on April 21sr at the new SNAP Center was a wonderful experience. The meeting started at 9:00 am and we elected 15 Delegates and 17 Alternates to the State Convention in Ft. Worth on June 7-9. Resolutions were presented and passed and will be forwarded to the State Party. This was the largest group of Delegates/Alternates to be sent to our State Convention.
REPUBLICAN STATE CONVENTION
OUTSTANDING!! FANTASTIC!! Dallas Convention Center was the home for the largest state convention in the Nation June 11-12, 2010 where 10,000 of your fellow conservatives gathered to celebrate our freedoms and a call to take our country back from an out of control Federal Government. Our 12 Delegates and 12 Alternates from Fannin County represented you very well as we move forward our conservative Fannin County agenda.
TEXOMA PATRIOTS COMING TO FANNIN COUNTY
Watch for events being held by the Texoma Patriots (Tea Party) coming to Fannin County. Your local organizer is Kaaren Tauber in Sherman .