Appeals court upholds Ross’ removal

Published Wednesday, December 31, 2014
By Bob Buckel

The Terry Ross saga appears to be over, at last. The Second District Court of Appeals in Fort Worth issued a ruling Tuesday, Dec. 23, affirming District Judge Roger Towery's summary judgment removing the former Precinct 4 Commissioner from office.

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Ross gets hearing, no ruling

Published Wednesday, October 15, 2014
By Kristen Tribe

For the first time in a three-year drama, oral arguments related to charges against former Wise County Precinct 4 County Commissioner Terry Ross were heard in a court of law.

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Appeals court to hear Ross case

Published Saturday, September 6, 2014
By Kristen Tribe

Former County Commissioner Terry Ross will get yet another day in court. Or at least, his case will.

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Ross continues argument in appeals court

Published Saturday, July 26, 2014
By Kristen Tribe

David Fielding, attorney for former Precinct 4 County Commissioner Terry Ross, filed a brief July 14 in a continued effort to appeal his removal from office.

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Ross files appeal

Published Saturday, April 19, 2014
By Kristen Tribe

Even after being judicially removed from office March 19, former Precinct 4 County Commissioner Terry Ross isn't ready to give up.

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County taps Hughes as interim judge

Published Wednesday, March 26, 2014
By Kristen Tribe

Glenn Hughes resigned from one county job Thursday and was named to another one Monday.

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Terry Ross removed

Published Saturday, March 22, 2014
By Kristen Tribe

Precinct 4 County Commissioner Terry Ross was legally removed Wednesday from the job he's been suspended from performing for more than two years.

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Ross ruling expected Wednesday

Published Wednesday, March 19, 2014
By Kristen Tribe

Suspended Wise County Commissioner Terry Ross Wednesday will be either permanently removed from office or granted a jury trial.

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Dueling affidavits: Hearing Wednesday means removal, or trial, for Ross

Dueling affidavits: Hearing Wednesday means removal, or trial, for Ross

Published Saturday, March 15, 2014
By Kristen Tribe

Suspended Wise County Commissioner Terry Ross next week will be either permanently removed from office or granted a jury trial.

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Ross seeks jury trial

Published Saturday, March 1, 2014
By Kristen Tribe

Suspended Precinct 4 Commissioner Terry Ross is seeking a jury trial instead of a summary judgment in the civil suit regarding his removal from office.

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Petition filed to reinstate Terry Ross

Published Saturday, January 4, 2014
By Kristen Tribe

Citizen A.C. Archer filed a voters motion just before Christmas asking the 271st District Court to reinstate suspended Precinct 4 Commissioner Terry Ross.

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Top Stories of 2013 #3: Ross pleads guilty, runs for re-election

Top Stories of 2013 #3: Ross pleads guilty, runs for re-election

Published Saturday, December 28, 2013
By Messenger Staff

Suspended County Commissioner Terry Ross pleaded guilty to abuse of official capacity in September, and just two months later decided he'd give it another go and run for re-election.

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Ross ruling expected next year

Published Wednesday, December 25, 2013
By Kristen Tribe

Suspended Precinct 4 County Commissioner Terry Ross will keep his job for at least three more months.

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Attorney requests pre-holiday conference

Published Wednesday, December 18, 2013
By Kristen Tribe

The Terry Ross courtroom drama will have one more act before Christmas.

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Ross runs again

Published Saturday, November 30, 2013
By Kristen Tribe

Precinct 4 Commissioner Terry Ross, who has been suspended for more than a year, filed Tuesday for re-election.

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Ross removal: Stainton says ‘trial not necessary’

Published Wednesday, November 27, 2013
By Kristen Tribe

The wheels of justice continue to slowly turn in the case against suspended Precinct 4 County Commissioner Terry Ross.

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Affidavit: Ross used county funds, labor for personal project

Published Saturday, February 11, 2012
By Kristen Tribe

A playhouse is usually the center of children's games, but one in Wise County is now the focus of a theft investigation involving Precinct 4 County Commissioner Terry Ross.

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Commissioner investigated for theft

Commissioner investigated for theft

Published Wednesday, February 8, 2012
By Kristen Tribe

A playhouse was seized at the home of Precinct 4 County Commissioner Terry Ross Tuesday afternoon as part of a theft investigation.

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