Fourth Congressional District candidate John Cowart will speak to Drew County Republicans Tuesday, May 8 in the hospitality room of the Holiday Inn from noon until 1 p.m. Cowart, a native of Texarkana, has worked as a school teacher, served as a Lieutenant Colonel in the US Marines, and is currently a Texarkana police officer. He is seeking the Republican nomination to congress in Arkansas’ Fourth US Congressional District. “I am committed to protecting working class Americans and putting government in its constitutional place,” Cowart said. Anyone who is interested in hearing him speak is invited to attend. The cost of lunch is $5 per person.