Five candidates are now competing for the County Commissioner job in Precinct One.
Libertarian Jerry Russell is the latest candidate to enter the race. He is a former guard for the U.S. Marshall service who pledges to abolish the county property tax.
Russell is joined by four Republicans in the race. Bill Hillstrom, Jane Cansino, W.L. Matheny, and Bill McCay. The winner of the election will succeed Kenny Maines who is not seeking re-election.
Republican Sen. Susan Collins says she finds it "very difficult" to envision backing the last-chance GOP bill repealing the Obama health care law.
Authorities in Tennessee say 8 injured in a shooting at a church in the Nashville area.
The NFL's players and owners united on Saturday in a manner unseen in years, sounding a resolute chord in decrying President Donald Trump's remarks about players kneeling during the national anthem.
Lubbock police are investigating after shots were fired at Grace Medical Center, 2412 50th Street, around 10:54 p.m. Saturday night.
Right-wing commentator Milo Yiannopoulos says he plans to hold a rally at the University of California, Berkeley after a student group who planned a week of events with him pulled out.