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Lost: Female German Shepherd, Aug. 13, Oak Hollow and Hwy. 87, La Vernia, mostly black with tan on legs, white on chest. Reward for safe return, call 210-296-1183.

VideoLost dogs. Male terrier and female yellow lab mix lost between Floresville and Pleasanton Aug. 24 FM 3161 and CR 2505. No collars. If found, please call 830-391-5660.

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Election Coverage — Municipal, School Board




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May 10, 2014, | 10,619 views | 22 comments

May 10, 2014 elections

Unofficial Totals, All Races

*****SCHOOL BOARDS*****

✔ FALLS CITY ISD

$39.5 million bond proposal

Yes ... 396
No ... 183

3 At Large Trustee Places
Jerry Jendrusch (i) ... 450
Alfie Kowalik (i) ... 361
Dottie Kowalik ... 199
Marlon Moczygemba ... 399

✔ POTH ISD

3 At Large Trustee Places
Anthony Cantu ... 176
Karla Hoefelmeyer-Blackstock ... 76
Elizabeth Clancy-Hrna ... 107
Lance Malcher ...162
Les Miller 279
Laurie Sekula ... 329

*****MUNICIPAL*****

✔ CHINA GROVE
(Revised)

Streets-maintenance sales-tax election

Yes...226
No... 106

2 At Large Council Places
Margie Holisky...14
Glenn McCarty...194
John McRae (i)...137
Alice Pollok...191
Doug Pruski (i)...119

✔ ELMENDORF

Mayor

Manuel Decena Jr. (I) ... 16
Mike Gonzales ... 35
Evelyn E. Lykins ... 43
Richard B. Rodriguez ... 26

Alderman, Place 3
Jesse Chuy Garcia (i) ... 40
Toby Garcia ... 32
Polo Maldonado ... 40

Alderman, Place 5
Linda Peña Ortiz (i) ...76

✔ FLORESVILLE

City Council, Place 1

Sherry Castillo ... 393
Bonna Reed ... 211

✔ LA VERNIA

Streets-maintenance sales tax

Yes ... 70
No ... 1

Mayor
Robert W. Gregory (i) (unopposed)


2 At-Large Council Places
John Richter (i) ...20
Eloi Cormier (i) ... 52
Martin Poore ... 20
Harold Schott ... 40

✔ POTH

Mayor

Anthony W. Smolka ... 190
Johnny Garza De La Zerda Sr. ... 60

2 At-Large Council Places
Paul Martinez ... 196
Darren Dylla ... 272

City Council, At Large
Keith Rodgers (unopposed)
 

Your Opinions and Comments

 
newguyntown  
floresville  
May 14, 2014 2:08pm
 
what about the mail in ballots did anybody look at those,, was a quite a big discrepancy in castillos favor

 
Chief Noetall  
Wise, Texas  
May 14, 2014 10:28am
 
Ask not you can do for your city, ask what your city can do for your family. Kemo Sabe.

 
Untrue Resident  
Floresville  
May 14, 2014 10:07am
 
Why the surprise? Based on the quality of Floresville City Candidates, does anybody really expect more? Ms Castillo represents the political class that has no problem promising things for their vote and then voting for the ... More ›

 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
May 12, 2014 8:15am
 
To all the disappointed persons about the election of Sherry Castillo. Did you mount an active campaign against her election such as going door to door. Evidently. Sherry was a much more effective campaigner. Two sayings ... More ›

 
Steeler Fan  
Floresville  
May 12, 2014 7:52am
 
The results of the Floresville Council election are very disappointing but not a shock...this just means more years of the same and the future does not look very bright.

 
Concerned Tax Payer  
Floresville, Texas  
May 12, 2014 6:26am
 
I guess Floresville citizens don't care what happens to their city. You do realize Danny Tejada will be pulling her strings, just like before. She is not her own person. Look at what she has done before, and she still gets in???!!

 
Chief Noetall  
Wise, Texas  
May 12, 2014 5:14am
 
People rail about uninformed and low information voters but they always want those same persons to vote. Beats me. It defies logic to have expected a different result based on a larger turnout. My hope is that Sherry wasn't ... More ›

 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
May 12, 2014 5:06am
 
65 percent of voting citizens preferred Castillo. 35 percent of voting citizens preferred Reed. The rest didn't care. It is what it is. Would you have preferred a hundred percent turnout with ... More ›

 
Sam Eagle  
Muppet Land  
May 12, 2014 1:45am
 
The census bureau estimated in July 2011, China Grove had a population of 1,207. At that same time, Floresville had about 6,574. What about all of those people who went to the polls in November 2012 and November 2013? Heck, ... More ›

 
Tomas Robles  
Floresville, TX  
May 11, 2014 10:15pm
 
YES! PISS OFF???? ✔ FLORESVILLE City Council, Place 1 Sherry Castillo ... 393 Bonna Reed ... 211 Now what is this???? Come on Floresville residents. We need to think about the future our kids, grand kids on forward. ... More ›

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