The general election is scheduled for this Saturday, May 11, from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
All residents of the Aledo School District will vote at the Aledo ISD Administration Building, 1008 Bailey Ranch Road, in Aledo, unless they live in cities with contested city council races.
The City of Aledo and Aledo ISD have no contested races.
Annetta residents will vote at Annetta City Hall, 1198 Old Annetta Road.
In the Town of Annetta, Bruce Pinckard and Rick Machak are in a race for mayor; Chuck Sheridan and Joann Jessup seek Council Place 3; George Ripley is unopposed for Place 4; and Kent Stasey and Mike Brasovan are in a race for Council Place 5.
Those who live in the Aledo VFD fire services district — Aledo, Annetta South, most of Annetta, part of Annetta North and unincorporated areas, as well as those in Emergency Services District No. 1, will decide whether or not to add the district to ESD No. 1. In a second, related proposition, voters will also be asked to assume a proportionate share of the ESD’s outstanding debts and taxes.
For Place 2 on the Weatherford College Board of Trustees, voters will choose between Dale G. Fleeger, Elaine Carter and Don Allen. Mac Smith, in Place 1, is unopposed.
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CASA seeks 100 new advocates to represent children in CPS care
In Spanish, casa means home, but for thousands of abused and neglected children, it’s an acronym that has even more meaning – it’s the hope of finally finding a safe, permanent home where they can thrive.
Spivack to speak at PCRW event
Parker County Republican Women will have Loren Spivack as the March 13 luncheon meeting guest speaker.
State education board candidates in runoff
Tuesday’s voting tallies signified an extremely tight race for State Board of Education District 11 candidates in the Republican primary.
Renfro in runoff for job he didn’t want
Precinct 4 Commissioner Dusty Renfro, who unexpectedly scored 1,213 votes in Tuesday’s Republican Primary while campaigning for an opponent, is still trying to lose his job on the Parker County Commissioners’ Court.
Area council, school board filings
Filings for school board and city council elections in May ended last Friday. Here are the filings for area city council seats open in May:
ALEDO – Patricia Weckel, 60, died Tuesday, March 4, 2014, surrounded by family at her home in Aledo.
This time, Riley cruises past McKay in judge’s race
County Judge Mark Riley knocked it out of the park against challenger Cary McKay in final but unofficial returns in Tuesday night’s Republican primary, securing 62 percent of the total votes cast with a final count of 7,524 to 4,670.
Dugan, Renfro in runoff for Pct. 4 Commissioner
The three-way race for Precinct 4 commissioner will end in a May 27 Republican primary runoff with front-runner Steve Dugan — who received 1,776 votes — facing incumbent Dusty Renfro, a candidate who told voters he didn’t want the job but got 1,213 votes anyway. Fred Hammons received 704 votes.
Barnwell edges Vick; Brunson claims win
Running for an office that counts money, Parker County Treasurer candidate Dedra Vick might still be counting votes today.
March 4 primary elections
Tuesday, March 4, is election day, and voters will cast their ballots in one of two political party elections. The candidate selected (unless a runoff is necessary) will represent the party in the Nov. 4 General Election.
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