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5 Upshur County officials switching parties

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UPSHUR, TX (KLTV) - There are some changes coming to the political climate in Upshur County. Five elected officials gathered on the courthouse steps Tuesday morning to announce that when election filing starts in a few days, they'll be running as Republicans.

The former Democrats are Sheriff Anthony Betterton, County Judge Dean Fowler, District Clerk Carolyn Bullock Parrott, and from Precinct 2, Judge Lyle Potter and Constable Jason Weeks.

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