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Filing now underway for school, city races

Eight places up for grabs in May

Filing for the May 10 city, school and hospital district elections began- Wednesday in Rockdale.

Kent Bowermon, Place 7 incumbent on the Rockdale ISD school board filed for a second term on Friday.

The term of Place 6 school board member Lin Perry is also expiring. He is also completing his first term in 2014.

There have been no filings yet for the city council where terms expiring are those of Leroy Phillips (east ward) and Doug Calame (west ward.)

Four terms on the Rockdale Hospital District board of directors expire in 2014. Board president Carl Hudson and members Terry Browning and Dennis Brooks have filed for new terms, according to board secretary Carolyn Bryan

She said Tom Loth has filed for the position formerly occupied by Mike Vance, who has moved out of the district

AREA—Seats currently held by Dean Betak and Trey Felton are expiring in the Thorndale ISD.

Seats currently held by Thorndale City Councilmen George Galbreath, Gerald Niemtschk and Sam Pickett expire this year

Terms of Milano Mayor Billy Barnett and councilman Jerry Hall expire in 2014.

Milano trustees will also look to fill two spots, with seats currently held by school board president Edward Westbrook and trustee Jay Willingham expiring this spring.

LOCATIONS—Here’s where and when to file. Deadline is Feb. 28.

Rockdale City Council—8 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays at Rockdale City Hall.

Rockdale School Board— Monday through Thursday, 7:45 a.m. to 4:15 p.m., Friday, 7:45 a.m. to 4 p.m., RISD Central Administration Building.

Rockdale Hospital District— 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays, Richards Memorial Hospital.

Thorndale City Council— 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays, Thorndale City Hall.

Thorndale School Board— 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays, TISD Administration Building.

Milano City and School— 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., weekdays, Milano ISD Administration Building, behind Milano Elementary School.


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