Tag Archive: District 3

Nov 14 2013

Kicking off demolition: Transformation to take place

Many people, some living and others dead have waited for a long time to see this day come to Longview-equipping South Longview to become a destination. On Tuesday, Longview Economic Development Corporation (LEDCO) and the City of Longview gathered at the biggest eyesore sight in Longview, the old Holiday Inn on I-20 and Estes Parkway …

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Oct 03 2013

Improvement talk

District 3 residents started arriving early at Broughton Community Center for the latest town hall meeting. Extra chairs had to be brought in for the bigger-than-expected crowd. These residents aired their concerns as District 3 Councilwoman Kasha Williams, and Mayor Jay Dean paid close attention and gave responses as needed. Jesse Bradley is not new …

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Sep 27 2013

District 3 Town Meeting scheduled October 1

Mayor Jay Dean and District 3 Councilwoman Kasha Williams have scheduled a Town Meeting for 7 p.m., Tuesday, October 1, at Broughton Recreation Center, 801 S. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. The District 5 Town Meeting hosted by Mayor Dean and Councilman Richard Manley, which was originally scheduled for October 1, will be rescheduled to …

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May 24 2011

Changing of the guards

Just-elected Kasha Williams and Wayne Frost (a returning councilman from District 4) recently took the oath of office at a specially called meeting of the Longview City Council.  Williams defeated opponents Victoria Wilson and Wray Wade to replace outgoing District 3 council member Ms. Sidney Bell Willis, who served on the Council for nine years. …

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May 12 2011

Election Day looms: Candidates make final pre-election appeals

First day on the job, ETR intern kayce Bagley attends political rally, meets Judge Arthur Fort and Candidate Kasha Williams

City Council District 3 candidate Kasha Williams and her supporters took their electioneering efforts into Mother’s Day weekend’s beautiful weather as they passed out free hot dogs in a last-minute “We Want Your Vote” event.  Judge Arthur Fort (a former District 3 resident) dropped by to wish Williams the best in her final campaigning.  The …

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May 04 2011

Talking politics: District 3 candidates meet the press and public

Immoderate weather did not stop Longview’s voters and assorted elected officials from attending the final public forum for District 3 candidates before upcoming elections.  The local NAACP chapter president, the Reverend Homer Rockmore made clear his organization’s position on the matter. “NAACP does not endorse any candidate,” he said.  “We thank each candidate for coming.” …

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Apr 21 2011

District 3 candidates air views and qualifications

The Longview Chamber of Commerce has hosted the three candidates for the City Council District 3 seat–local businessman  and concerned citizen Wray Wade, community organizer Victoria Wilson and community servant and businesswoman Kasha Williams.  The three expressed their gratitude for the opportunity to share their opinions with chamber members. Wade started out by informing his …

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Apr 14 2011

NAACP local Chapter to present City Council District 3 Forum

The NAACP Longview Chapter is pleased to present the Longview City Council District 3 Forum. This forum will be held on Tuesday April 26, 2011 at Broughton Recreation Center Longview, 801 Martin Luther King Blvd Longview, Texas.  This is a unique opportunity for the residents of District 3 to hear from the candidates running for …

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