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Howard County Commissioner Passes Away

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

HOWARD COUNTY - One of Howard County's long time leaders has passed away.

William Crooker died on Tuesday at his Big Spring home.

He served as the Howard County Commissioner in precinct three from 1969 to 2008.

Crooker was the first Republican to be elected to a political office in Howard County.

He's also a veteran of World War II.

Crooker was 91-years-old.

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