Eight arrested in alleged illegal-gambling raids

Of the 4, households, However, he was allowed to remain in home confinement at his residence in Knoxville until reporting just after Thanksgiving. He was instrumental in the successful negotiation of rights-of-way for U. Like all Texas counties as stipulated in the Texas Constitution of , Dawson County has four commissioners chosen by single-member district and a countywide-elected county judge, the chief administrator of the county. George Mason III was convicted of the murder Your privacy is important to us.

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Officers armed with a search warrant raided the building Sunday afternoon. Caldwell was charged with running an illegal gambling house and bookmaking. Two other men, Bobby Eugene Richardson, 37, and Kenlun Dawson, 35, were arrested on the same charges and also later released. Five others were arrested on a range of lesser charges, including illegal gambling and possession of a controlled substance. Notice Your privacy is important to us.

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However, he was allowed to remain in home confinement at his residence in Knoxville until reporting just after Thanksgiving. The sentencing range was to months after the The current Dawson County was founded in In , the discovery well for the Spraberry Trend , the third-largest oil field in the United States by remaining reserves, [5] was drilled in Dawson County on land owned by farmer Abner Spraberry, for whom the geological formation and associated field were named.

While most of the oil fields are in the counties to the south, a small portion of the Spraberry Trend is in Dawson County. Production on the field did not begin until , and by , an oil boom was underway in the area, with Midland at its center.

Like all Texas counties as stipulated in the Texas Constitution of , Dawson County has four commissioners chosen by single-member district and a countywide-elected county judge, the chief administrator of the county.

He was instrumental in the successful negotiation of rights-of-way for U. Highway 87 north to O'Donnell and south to Ackerly. A farmer and rancher , Airhart also served on the board of the Klondike Independent School District and was a Baptist deacon. According to the U. As of the census [14] of , 14, people, 4, households, and 3, families resided in the county. The racial makeup of the county was Of the 4, households, The average household size was 2. In the county, the population was distributed as The median age was 36 years.