Filing coming to a close for 2018 Democratic Primary

By Becky Brewster

Filing is coming to a close for the Tuesday, March 6, 2018 Democratic Primary.  The deadline for filing is Monday, December 11, at 6:00 p.m.  Applications along with the required petitions or filing fees can be turned in to Rebecca L. Brewster at 301 Crockett Street.  The ballot is filling up for the local races with four contested races thus far. The following candidates have already filed:

County Judge: Incumbent Carlos G. Urias, Manuel “Manny” Molinar

County Clerk: Linda McDonald

County Treasurer: Incumbent Susie Hinojos, Adrian Hinojos

County Commissioner Pct 2: Incumbent Raul Rodriguez, Dolores “Lolo” Urias, Joe Mike Balcazar,

County Commissioner Pct 4: Adrian Norman

JP Pct 1: Incumbent Rita H. Carrasco, Juliann Luna

JP Pct 2: Alvaro “AP” Flores, Jr.

JP Pct 3: Michael Davis

JP Pct 4: Betty Velez

Early Voting for the Democratic Primary will begin Tuesday, February 20, 2018 and run through Friday, March 2, 2018.