Four vying for Angelina Commissioners Court position

LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) - Four candidates have signed up to run for the vacated Pct. 4 County Commissioners' position, which will be vacated by Lynn George.

According to Angelina County Democratic Chairman, Len Runnels, Grady Courtney and Delbert Jones have registered to run in the Democratic primary. Republican Scott Cooper has also registered for the GOP candidacy.

The following incumbent Democrats have filed for reelection:

District Clerk - Reba Squyres
County Clerk - Joann Chastain
County Commissioner, Pct. 2 - Kenneth Timmons
Justice of the Peace, Pct. 1 - Billy Ball
Justice of the Peace, Pct. 2 - R.G. Bowers
Justice of the Peace, Pct. 3 - Morris Morehead
Justice of the Peace, Pct. 4 - Claude Marshall
Justice of the Peace, Pct. 5 - Esther Barger
County Treasurer - Deborah Huffman

Republican Donny Puckett is seeking the Republican nomination for Bowers' seat.