Election

Early Voting Starts Monday
Early voters can go to any location without worrying about the precinct, and the lines may be shorter than they will be on election day. Those are two big reasons to get it done. If you're planning on casting an early ballot, you've got five locations to choose from in Smith County.
Where To Vote In East Texas
Its been dominating the news for months now, the Presidential election! Tuesday, November 8th a President elect will be picked by the American people and sworn into office January 20, 2017! Before that happens though we've got to get out there and vote for your favorite candidate - whether they…
Your Voice Counts in the Election
Texans are heading to the polls today (Tuesday, November 4th) and they'll be deciding who'll be steering the State of Texas from the Governor's office. East Texans are also heading to the polls to make some big decisions facing their communities, like approving or denying the sale of …
It’s Election Day; Your Vote Counts, So Cast It
It's been a long road for the candidates and that road ends this evening. They've been out there pounding the pavement, shaking hands, debating, hanging up their political signs all in an effort to swing the votes in their favor. Although in my case, I've never once shook the hands of a candidate, I…
Can an NFL Game-Winner Predict Who Wins the Election?
Can the outcome of a Washington Redskins NFL game predict who'll win the White House tomorrow night? Apparently so, because the so called Redskins Rule. The rule states that if the Redskins win their home game right before election day the party that's in the house will retain its residenc…
Is President Obama Losing Support Of Black America? [VIDEO/POLL]
With November right around the corner and everyone gearing up for this election, new polls are indicating that many citizens, and primarily Black America, have changed on their political support and views of President Barrack Obama. Or have they? Dr. Boyce Watkins has said the enthusiasm for Preside…