Rail district hires Stutes as general council

Ronald D.StutesThe Northeast Texas Rural Rail Transportation District hired Ronald D. “Ron” Stutes of Tyler as the general counsel for the district at their November meeting in Sulphur Springs.

Mr. Stutes spent 1985-93 with the Railroad Commission of Texas, as a hearings examiner and assistant director. He served as assistant city attorney for the City of Dallas from 1993-2000 and since has been in private practice in Dallas.  To learn more about Mr. Stutes, see the November 28 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.