*KJAS News allows a political candidate for local office the opportunity to make a political statement. The following is that of Willie Stark, incumbent candidate seeking re-election as Jasper County Precinct 3 Commissioner:
STARK TO RUN FOR RE-ELECTION
Incumbent Willie Stark, Precinct 3 Commissioner recently announced his bid to run for re-election for Jasper County Commissioner for Precinct 3.
“I, Willie Stark, am announcing my re-election bid for Jasper County Commissioner Precinct 3.”
“I was raised in the Kirbyville area, where my family has lived for several generations. I am a 1976 Honor Graduate from Kirbyville High School. I worked in the construction industry for 25 years prior to becoming a county commissioner.”
“I have been married to my wife, Cindy McDonald Stark for 41 years. We have three children, Brent and Amber, Darin and Amanda, and Kasey and Marcus Carver, I am a member of several local organizations in the Kirbyville area.”
“The County is in excellent financial shape under the leadership of County Judge Mark Allen and the Commissioner’s Court. I have been the Court’s Judge Pro-tem for the last 11 years. We have survived several hurricanes and other natural disasters. Precinct 3 has been able to improve over 60 miles of roads and has transformed 8 wooden bridges to two lane concrete bridges under my leadership.”
“I have promised fair and equal service to all our citizens. I am asking for your support and vote for the next four years.