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Section A: General News


Tackitt wins GOP nomination


Tackitt wins GOP nomination
GREGORY RIPPS/Reprints at mywcn.com/photos Curtis Fowler (left) and Michael Lacey Sr. smile as March 1 Texas primary election returns indicate they both made the runoff. Fowler, Lacey, and Donald “DJ” Keil vied for the Republican nomination for Wilson County Pct. 3 constable. Keil was eliminated as a competitor, but came in a close third in the vote.


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Wilson County News
March 9, 2016
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After switching parties, Wilson County’s longest-serving sheriff fended off two Republican challengers in the March 1 primary. . . .

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T-Bone Pickens  
Poth  
March 17 at 1:29pm
 
New Gay - there is no Independent Party - there are only independent voters, much like myself. We traditionally have to choose between two choices only. Its like going to a restaurant and ordering a delicious T-Bone but the ... More ›

 
New Guy  
Wilson County  
March 16 at 2:50pm
 
T-Bald: We do have a multi-party system in that anyone can run as a independent.

 
T-Bone Pickens  
Poth  
March 15 at 12:33pm
 
Its a shame party affiliation has to even be used when running for Sheriff or any other administrative position. It helps in getting elected, especially when one may not be qualified for a position receive the benefits from ... More ›

 
Wannabet  
San Antonio  
March 14 at 8:05pm
 
So sad the Democratic candidate lacks any integrity. Sheriff Tackitt has hired him back twice after he quit. I believe the right way would have been to resign before running against the man who has helped you twice. I suspect ... More ›

 
Justified  
Law West of the Pecos  
March 14 at 4:32pm
 
Right on, Franklin.

 
New Guy  
Wilson County  
March 14 at 2:40pm
 
Someone needs to read Reagan's speeches on why he switch sides. His anti-communism droved him to the Republican Party as he thought they were stronger against that movement versus the Demo Party. As $$$ played a big part too.

 
Franklin  
Floresville  
March 14 at 1:41pm
 
Hahahahahaha....Um..No...To either of you..People love to spout Ronald Reagan as an example of people switching parties. He did out of principles and because the Democrat Party went way left. Tackitt did it for political expediency ... More ›

 
GEEZER  
LA VERNIA  
March 14 at 1:04pm
 
Uhhhh...anybody ever heard of Ronnie Reagan, John Connally or Phil Gramm?? Many have come to realized their core values don't fit their old party. There sheriff is the latest!

 
benblizzard  
north pole  
March 12 at 11:53am
 
Obviously the voters of Wilson County are more astute than they sometimes get credit for being, They vetted the candidates and voted based on what was best for them and the county as a whole. Why mess with a proven record of ... More ›

 
New Guy  
Wilson County  
March 11 at 8:31pm
 
The GOP did not allow anything...it was the voters. I watched a significant number of DEMOs vote republican to get him elected.

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