Parker County Today March 2018 - Page 13

not what is popular.  PCT: If you could have lunch with anyone, either living or dead from history, who would it be?  LA: My dad. He lost his brief battle with cancer in 2006. I miss him a lot and I would love for him to see the man I have become.  PCT: If you had to do another job other than what you’re doing, what would you do?  LA: I would be a high school football coach. I love the game at that level and I would be honored to have a chance to positively impact young people as they prepare to become adults.  PCT: What is your impact to Parker County? LA: I am a huge believer in collaboration and partnerships. We have an opportunity to do both with entities across Parker County to ensure we manage the growth of the city and the county while maintaining the high quality of life and high level of services to our communities. My role is really to guide the culture of our organization and remove the obstacles for our employees to carry out our mission of enriching the community through exceptional professionalism, collaboration, and proactive policing.  PCT: What is your definition of the best day ever?  LA: I’m pretty simple, so the best day for me is a relaxing day sitting around a campfire with great friends and family. Continued on page 20 Parker County Commissioner, Pct. 4 KEEP — A full-time experienced commissioner KEEP — Improving roads and bridges KEEP — Supporting positive growth in Parker County KEEP — Meeting the needs of infrastructure KEEP — Support of our courts and law enforcement KEEP STEVE DUGAN Parker County Commissioner, Pct. 4 Political ad paid for by Steve Dugan Campaign Fund, 3605 Lake Shore Drive, Weatherford, TX 76087. Kelley Dugan, Treasurer Elect R andall G Rissom foR J ustice of the P eace #3 C onservative r epubliCan b ringing F airness , p roFessionalism and e xperienCe to t he p eople ’ s C ourt QUALIFICATIONS: • Over 16 years’ experience working within the JP Court system • 8 years serving with the Honorable Judge Suzie Merkley Sasin • 16 years serving with the Honorable Constable Glen Praytor • 11 years in the capacity of Chief Deputy • Served with Parker County Sheriff Department • Holds a Texas Advanced Peace Officers License • Holds a Texas Advanced Civil Law Certificate I am asking for your vote in the March 6 Primary Election. Early voting begins February 20 and ends March 2 THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT Pol. Adv. Pd. for by Randall Grissom for Justice of the Peace, Precinct 3, Treasurer, Jack Pritchard, 113 Mylea Lane, Weatherford, TX 76087 PCT: What is the most interesting thing you have ever done in your life?  LA: Being a police officer is like having a front row seat to the greatest show on earth, so it would be hard to pick one thing. STEVE DUGAN PCT: What’s the best piece of advice you would give?  LA: “Show respect even to people who don’t deserve it; not as a reflection of their character, but as a reflection of yours.” Dave Willis RE-ELECT 11