Mayor of Waskom

Jesse Moore
Entered Office: 06-1995, Term Ends: 05-2018
Mailing address: P.O. Box 730, Waskom, TX 75692-0730
Phone: (903) 687-3374
Fax: (903) 687-2574

Mayor Pro Tem

James King
Entered Office: 05-1991, Term Ends: 05-2017

Alderperson       Jimmy Moore

Alderperson       Charles Pettis

Alderperson       Michael Phillips

Alderperson       Tommy L. Philpot, Sr.

City Secretary

Tammy Lofton

City Attorney

Kurt Truelove
Phone: (903) 938-8321
Fax: (903) 215-8510

Chief of Police

Charles “Westy” Meisenheimer
Phone: (903) 687-2293
Fax: (903) 687-3337

Fire Chief  

James King

Waskom Courthouse

Location: 450 W. Texas Avenue
Mailing Address: P. O. Box 730, Waskom, TX 75692
Phone:  903-687-2694
Fax: 903-687-3295
Hours: 8:30 to 4:30, Monday through Friday, excluding holidays.

Waskom Sub-Courthouse

Waskom Sub-Courthouse
165 W Texas Avenue, Waskom, TX 75692
Phone: (903) 687-2320 or
903-935-8402 x-1011

Waskom Police Department

425 W Texas Ave, Waskom, TX 75692
Phone: (903) 687-2293

Waskom Fire Department

185 E. Texas Ave., Waskom, TX
Phone: 903-687-3328

Waskom News

Waskom Christmas Sparkles and Shines

December 25, 2018 admin 0
This Christmas Season in Waskom began with Sunday worship, music, candlelight services, fireworks and above all, sharing the message of God’s abundant, everlasting love. Pastor Doug Lovett’s Faith Independent Baptist Church hosted the beloved Hootens, bringing […]
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Operation Help announces Thanksgiving and Christmas food distribution dates

October 31, 2018 admin 0
Operation Help in association with United Help of Waskom will start taking applications for Thanksgiving and Christmas food distribution for the needy on November 2, 2018. The applications are available at the sub-courthouse, they must […]
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Caddo Parish Car Crash Leaves Two Dead, Fugitive Hit-and-Run Driver Still At Large

October 18, 2018 admin 0
Waskom, Texas, United Pentecostal Church Pastor Travis Gulley and his wife of 40 years, Janette “Jan” Gulley, 61, were returning home  Wednesday night after church. The couple had decided to get gas at a Greenwood, […]
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Wildcat Homecoming Not Dampened by the Rain – Fourth Straight Win With 41-7 Nation Victory

October 13, 2018 admin 0
The Wildcat nation turned out in full force as rain fell on the stands, fans chanted, “Defense” and the scoreboard soared. The rain didn’t dampen the spirits and the Wildcats roared again. The Dekalb Bears […]
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CHRISTUS Good Shepherd Institute for Healthy Living Seminar Series

September 24, 2018 admin 0
CHRISTUS Good Shepherd Institute for Healthy Living will be hosting the “Age Well. Live Well” seminar series, commencing on Wednesday, September 26, 2018, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM, every Wednesday through December 5, 2018 (excluding […]
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Northeast Texas Habitat for Humanity Orientation Meetings

September 24, 2018 admin 0
Northeast Texas Habitat for Humanity partners with low-income families who are living in inadequate, unsafe, unaffordable and/or overcrowded housing to build simple, safe and decent homes. The community provides volunteerism and donations in the form […]