Valley radio personality files for political office

KURV 710 AM talk show host Sergio Sanchez has filed for office

The host of a popular Rio Grande Valley radio show has filed for political office.

Sergio Sanchez with News Talk 710 KURV has filed to run for Hidalgo County Republican Party Chair.

Current party chair Javier Villalobos is not seeking re-election.

The conservative talk radio host does not have an opponent at this time.

It's his first time Sanchez is seeking public office.

Sanchez is program director for KURV but also hosts the Valley's Morning News show from 6 to 9 am Monday through Friday.