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Election Coverage of May 14 school, municipal elections




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May 13, 2011, 1:39pm
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Watch here for election coverage in school, municipal elections Saturday, May 14...

SCHOOL BOARDS

Floresville ISD:
Trustee, District 7
•Doug Shoemaker (i).............189
•Velia Aguillon........................67

WILSON MEMORIAL HOSPITAL DISTRICT
Precinct 1
•Sandy Yow.......................220
•Robert S. (Bob) DuPriest.....87
Precinct 2
•Tommy Soriero (i).............563
•Jane Dunn Wiatrek............417
Precinct 4
•Amy M. Clark....................317
•Sharon Boester...................63

CITY COUNCILS

Elmendorf
•Councilman, Place 1
Tom M. Green (i)................................30
Richard B. Rodriguez...........................73
Roger Salinas......................................31
•Councilman, Place 2
Peggy Stephens (i)...............................67
R.M. (Andy) Anderson..........................75
•Councilman, Place 4
Linda Hall (i)....................75
Jesse Garcia.....................65

Floresville
•Councilman, Place 3
Johnny Ray Nieto (i)................651
Sherry Martinez Castillo..........720
•Councilman, Place 4
John W. Guerrero (i)................760
Sylvia E. Trevino.....................609
•Councilman, Place 5
Susan “Sana” Gonzales............563
Johnnie R. Gomez...................805

Stockdale
•Mayor
Johnny Stahl (i).......................106
Nathan Scott Tomerlin..............83
•Councilman, Place 1
L.H. West (i).............................29
Sherry D. Lambeck....................42
•Councilman, Place 2
Saul Bosquez (i)........................23
Sharon Meyer...........................12

Creation of Wilson County ESD No. 3
(FINAL TOTALS)
175...For 200... Against

Renewal of Poth city streets tax
91...For 19...Against
Results in this race were received Monday, May 16, at 10:37 a.m.
 

Your Opinions and Comments

 
Small Town Girl  
Floresville  
May 23, 2011 1:40pm
 
Monica, thanks for your explanation. The only one that seemed to be alienated was MM. But then wasn't he always like that? Now, he will be the only dissenting vote on the council unless he decides to learn how to play well ... More ›

 
Monica Quiroga  
Floresville, TX  
May 21, 2011 12:19pm
 
Taylor's version is correct. There were a few boards, 4a, EDC, and Planning and Zoning on the agenda. Instead of each new member nominating a single appointee, Rene, Sherri and John took turns nominating an entire slate, alienating ... More ›

 
Taylor  
floresville  
May 21, 2011 11:16am
 
My impression is instead of allowing the courtesy of each board member to appoint someone they felt worthy of the position they voted on each board members position as council now some board members dont have anyone they wanted ... More ›

 
Small Town Girl  
Floresville  
May 21, 2011 8:48am
 
So what exactly was done wrong Thursday night? Help!

 
Taylor  
floresville  
May 21, 2011 12:07am
 
I may not agree with the way they handled the issue that was a pathetic way to do it, but if they are to make changes like they say they want to they have to be allowed to put their people in place. However I have lost alot of ... More ›

 
Monica Quiroga  
Floresville, TX  
May 20, 2011 9:46pm
 
Just heard what happened at Floresville city council meeting last night.... I will give the new majority this much; at least they're reading the charter to use it to their advantage. One member recommending all five positions ... More ›

 
Give Us Our Country Back  
Ca  
May 16, 2011 6:39pm
 
Doesnt surprise me that "trash" is the hot topic in Floresville.

 
Small Town Girl  
Floresville  
May 16, 2011 6:20pm
 
Yes, let's give these 3 a chance to get started. We will monitor their decisions closely. Let's band together and make sure we do not get ******* by another trash company again, that we have a budget that we can afford without ... More ›

 
Connect the Dots  
Floresville  
May 16, 2011 2:45pm
 
IESI didn't write a check to fund Johnnie's birthday party.....follow the money.

 
Whats Right  
Floresville  
May 16, 2011 12:50pm
 
Give him a change to rest and enjoy his WIN for a couple of days. When he takes his seat he will do his Job. That will be Thursday at city hall.

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