Filing ends Friday for city and school board


The filing period for the City of Fort Stockton election and the Fort Stockton Independent School District board of trustees election closes at 5 p.m. Friday, Feb. 14.

The school board officially called for an election last night, Monday, Feb 10 at a special meeting.

The filing has been open since Jan. 15.

The school district has two seats up for election for Ward 1 and 7, seat currently held by Billy Espino and Andy Rivera. 

Both are running for re-election.

Visit for the application.

There are three council seats up for election, Pam Palileo, James Warnock and Mike Ureta Jr.

Warnock and Palileo said they plan on running.

Applications have also been received from Darren Hodges and Gil-Rey Madrid.

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