Hood County Dems to host Conaway challenger

Jennie Lou Leeder, former Democratic chair for Llano County and the party’s nominee for the District 11 congressional seat held by Midland Republican Mike Conaway, will be the guest speaker at Thursday night’s monthly meeting of the Hood County Democrats. The meeting will be held at county Annex 1, 1410 W. Pearl St. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. for a pot luck dinner, and the program will start at 7.