Gale Warren, owner of Fiddle Creek Steakhouse, located at 2004 West Swan Street, has filed a lawsuit against the Erath County Appraisal District, Erath County Appraisal Review Board, Erath County, City of Stephenville, Stephenville Independent School District, Middle Trinity Groundwater Conservation District, along with individuals Jerry Lee, Leonard Moncrief, A.C. Martin, Dottie Corbin, Gary Key and Joanie Peterson after receiving a nearly $200,000 tax appraisal for personal property at the restaurant.

See Tuesday's edition of the Empire-Tribune for the full story.