The Farm Service Agency is currently conducting the 2006 County Committee Election for Local Administrative Area (LAA) -2. This area covers voters whose farming operation is located in the area west of 339 past Hwy. 16 and west of Hwy. 44 from Freer toward Encinal. Nominations began June 15 and will continue through Aug. 1. Ballots will be sent to eligible voters on Nov. 2 and must be returned by Dec. 3. Call Martin Garcia at 256-3342 for information.
Applications are now being accepted for the Leadership Jim Wells County Class of 2008. Applications can be picked up at the Chamber or can be downloaded by visiting www.alicetx.org Alice Chamber of Commerce/Leadership Jim Wells County. For more information, call the Chamber at 361-664-3454.