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Breaking News

Filing deadline Aug. 25 for Floresville council Place 3, today for other offices

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August 22, 2016, 3:01pm
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It’s not too late!

Floresville citizens have until 5 p.m. today to file applications to run for city council places 1 and 2, and the office of mayor. Those seeking to replace Councilman Johnny Ray Nieto in Place 3 have until 5 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 25.

These places will appear on the Nov. 8 ballot.

Residents of the city of Sandy Oaks and the East Central Independent School District also can file to run for office.

Applications in Floresville have been received for the following:

•Mayor: Mario Morones, Cissy Gonzales Dippel

•Council Place 1: Daniel Tejada

•Council Place 2: Juan Ortiz

•Council Place 3: Frank S Ramirez, Debbie Bolf, Jacob Silva.

Three trustee positions are on the ballot in the East Central Independent School District -- District 3, District 4, and District 6.

In Sandy Oaks, offices on the ballot include the mayor and council places 2 and 4.

Register your intent to run for office at the relevant city hall or school administration office.

Watch for updates on these elections in coming issues of the Wilson County News.

Your Opinions and Comments

Nannette Kilbey-Smith, Editor  
August 24 at 11:23am
There's still time to file for Floresville council, place 3. As of Monday's filing deadline, here's the list of candidates for Floresville and Sandy Oaks city councils and East Central ISD board of trustees: http://www.wilsoncountynews.... More ›

Deci Murphy  
Floresville, TX  
August 24 at 10:11am
Citizens of Floresville: ask yourself one question prior to voting......what was the City's total debt prior to tejada's many years of rule and what is it today? king danny doesn't care, he rents a house and will owe nada... More ›

Jim Miller  
Floresville, TX  
August 23 at 8:18am It would appear that Danny Tejada's Council is going to determine who is "eligible" to run against him... More ›

Tired of the Corruption  
August 23 at 6:04am
Bella, I bet a lot of us non-Tejada family members would run if we could but fortunately we live just outside the corrupt city. But I have faith that a true law abiding DA will be elected in November and Floresville will finally... More ›

Bella Rose  
August 22 at 10:07pm
Wake up Floresville. The show will continue with these same people in office.

Nannette Kilbey-Smith, Editor  
August 22 at 4:05pm
new post!

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