ANGELINA COUNTY, TX (KTRE) - Former Angelina County Republican Chairman, Bob Flournoy, has officially announced his retirement from the position.
Flournoy has been heavily involved in the party since 1969, and served as the county's party chairman for ten years.
He said he's resigning because of interest in endorsing certain candidates in upcoming elections.
Flournoy shared his most gratifying accomplishment while holding the position.
"We have taken Angelina County from basically no Republican office holders to all but two. It's gratifying. I'm not taking credit for it. It just happened on my watch," Flournoy said.
Flournoy said he will remain heavily active in the party.