Democratic candidate for Texas Agriculture Commissioner Kim Olson, a retired Colonel in the U.S. Air Force, will be the keynote speaker at the Erath County Democratic Party meeting on Friday, June 30. The meeting will be held at 6:30 p.m., at the ranch of Don and Charlene Illingworth, 651 County Road 360 in Dublin. The primary will be held in March of 2018. If Olsen is nominated for Ag Commissioner, she will be on the general election ballot in November 2018. Olson is also a farmer, pilot and champion of education, influencing the future of sustainable food production through Community Supported Agriculture at the 4K River Ranch in Mineral Wells.