The Smith County Communications Office strives to promote transparency by providing the public with the most accurate, accessible and up-to-date information possible while promoting the county's brand and message of "Striving for Excellence."
Located on the first floor of the Smith County Annex Building
200 E. Ferguson, Suite 100
Tyler, Texas 75702
Email: Casey Murphy
Update: Smith County Fire Marshal's Office releases the identities of mother and daughter killed in a house fire.
The Smith County Commissioners Court on Tuesday, February 12, approved a resolution in support of forming a Texas Anti-Gang Center for northeast Texas in Smith County.
Smith County’s Indigent Health Care Program will soon see expanded services and a new, more convenient office location at the Cotton Belt Building thanks to a renewed partnership with UT Health East Texas.
Smith County was notified by Texas Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller on Friday, January 25, that it received an $850,000 grant that will fund water system improvements needed for Sanderson Farms’ poultry processing plant.
Smith County will soon begin major road improvement projects on Jim Hogg Road, as well as five additional county roads just north of Tyler.
Smith County Road Administrator Doug Nicholson was recognized for 25 years of service to the county by the Smith County Commissioners Court on Tuesday, January 29, 2019.
From the Office of the Smith County District Attorney
Smith County Tax Assessor-Collector Gary Barber wants to remind the public that property taxes are due Thursday, January 31, 2019.
On Wednesday, January 16, 2019, a Smith County jury in the 114th District Court sentenced Dianna Henderson, 23, to 25 years in the Texas Department of Criminal Justice for Delivery of Crack Cocaine.
A portion of County Road 4191 in Lindale will be closed Tuesday and Wednesday, January 15 and 16, for a culvert replacement.
On Tuesday, January 15, Smith County Commissioners Court approved a resolution proclaiming January 19, as "Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated, Day" in Smith County.
An Oath of Enlistment Ceremony for the Texas State Guard is scheduled for 10 a.m. Friday, January 18, in the Smith County Commissioners Courtroom.
County Road 168 will remain closed at least until Friday for repairs.
On Monday morning, January 14, 2019, a portion of County Road 168 will be closed to traffic for repairs.
The Smith County Commissioners Court on January 8, 2019, approved awarding more than 5 miles of road projects north of Lindale to Longview Bridge & Road.
If you are a veteran receiving a pension, some of the rules have changed.