State Representative James White welcomed two long time Tyler County Commissioners, Pct. 2 Commissioner Rusty Hughes and Pct. 4 Commissioner Jack Walston as they officially joined the Republican Party last Tuesday October 29 at the Tyler County Courthouse. Commissioner Hughes has served the citizens of Tyler County and Pct. 2 for the past 14 years as their commissioner. Commissioner Walston has served the residents of Pct. 4 for 24 years with the last 14 years serving as commissioner.