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McReynolds is named grand marshal of annual parade
San Jacinto News- Times
COLDSPRING – District 12 State Representative Jim McReynolds will lead Saturday’s San Jacinto County Fair and Rodeo Parade as grand marshal. S i n c e b e i n g e l e c t e d as state represent a t i v e , McReynolds has w o r k e d his way up to l e a d e r - ship positions in the Texas Legislature. He was appointed as chairman of the corrections committee in 2008. He currently serves as a member of the House Committee on Public Health and the House Calendars Committee. McReynolds also serves on the Committee on Dyslexia and Related Disorders as well as the Timothy Cole Advisory Panel on Wrongful Convictions. In addition to his legislative committees, McReynolds serves as vice-chair of Rural Caucus. He was elected by his peers to serve on the by-partisan House Research Organization and to serve as a voting member of the Deep East Texas Council of Governments. A member of the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals selected McReynolds to serve on the Criminal Justice Integrity Unit. The parade, which kicks-off the 63rd Annual San Jacinto County Fair, Rodeo and Livestock Show, begins at 2:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 25 in downtown Coldspring.