Candidates for May 4 local elections set


With the Feb. 15 deadline to file for the May 4 elections in Fort Stockton and Iraan, the field of candidates is now finalized. Here's a brief look at who is running:

• Fort Stockton Mayor: Chris Alexander (incumbent) and Mary Ann Terrazas.

• Fort Stockton City Council (two seats available): Paul Casias, Ruben Falcon (incumbent), Ross Harper, Oscar Hernandez and Dino Ramirez (incumbent) and Mike Stallard.

• For Stockton ISD Board of Trustees: There will be a contested race in Ward 2 with Jillian “Jill” Foster and Freddy Martinez (incumbent). Anastacio “Nacho” Dominguez in Ward 3 and Sandra Marquez in Ward 5 are unopposed.

• Iraan Mayor: Darren Brown (incumbent) and Vera Carter.

• Iraan City Council (two seats available): Karina Browning (incumbent) and Becky Robles.

• Iraan-Sheffield School Board (three seats available): Jerry Carter, Margaret Holmes (incumbent) and Jason Parker.

• Iraan Hospital Board (two seats available): Roy Lee Alldredge (incumbent), Kathie Parmer, Stacia Ramsey and Troy Sparks.