Statewide GOP Candidate Forum Feb 10

Candidates vying for statewide office will take part in a forum on Monday, Feb. 10. The format will follow the same as the forum for local races, held on January 27th. The race for state representative of District 59 takes center stage as two Erath County residents – Cody Johnson and Shelby Slawson – are challenging incumbent State Representative Dr. J.D. Sheffield. Johnson is a local businessman who owns Twisted J. Slawson is an attorney. The February forum will also feature a handful of candidates vying for Texas’ 11th Congressional District currently held by retiring Congressman Mike Conaway. Get more at;