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Rail district hires attorney for civil suit response

The Northeast Texas Rural Rail Transportation District’s (NETEX) board of directors hired an attorney in response to a civil lawsuit filed by Blacklands Railroad (BR) during their Thursday, June 6 meeting.

The group contracted with the Wolf Law Firm to represent NETEX in the lawsuit seeking one million dollars in damages. See the June 13 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald for the rest of this story.