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Bonner, Torres win in Lufkin City Council election, Douglass ISD bond fails

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LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) -

Guessippina Bonner won the Ward 1 seat race, and incumbent Lynn Powell Torres won the Ward 3 seat in the Lufkin City Council election Saturday.

Bonner beat Ken Smith by a margin of 215 to 31. Torres beat challenger Stephen Pinkney by 131 to 48 votes.

In other election news, Pam Fitch won the open at-large position on the Nacogdoches Independent School District Board of Trustees. Fitch beat Tom David by a margin of 850 to 560.

There was a pretty strong turnout in the Douglass ISD bond election Saturday. The bond failed by a narrow margin, 406 to 320.

Grapeland ISD’s bond election was also close. Two-hundred sixty people voted against the bond, and 237 voted for it.

Click this link for the rest of the vote totals from Saturday’s elections.

ANGELINA COUNTY
City of Lufkin

WARD 1
*Guessippina Bonner -215
Ken Smith - 31

WARD 3
*Lynn Torres (I) - 131
Stephen Pinkney - 48

Central ISD
POSITION 6
*Kevin Dickinson - 225
Sylvia Weathers - 103
Jennifer Evans (I) 106

POSITION 7
Dwayne Wankan - 70
*Brant Lee - 368

City of Hudson
CITY COUNCIL
*George Knight (I) - 43
Terry Taliaferro - 34
Joe Nick - 17

City of Huntington
MAYOR
*Frank Harris (I) - 116
Ina Cardwell 39

CITY COUNCIL
Ruby Martinez 45
*Gary Litton 128
*Todd Ricks (I) 119

City of Zavalla
MAYOR
Sue Hough
Carlos Guzman

CITY COUNCIL

Belton Billeaudeau
Jack Kendrick
Richard Bronk

ZAVALLA ISD
TRUSTEE
Greg Machann (I)
James Barge
Chris Runnels
Tom Derryberry
Wesley Herring

NACOGDOCHES COUNTY
NISD BOARD
TRUSTEE, AT-LARGE
Tom Davis 560
*Pam Fitch 850

Cushing ISD
TRUSTEE
*Mark Jackson 160
*Bobby J. Brashears 180
*Marlin Brett Reeves 144
*Lynda Langham 160
Faron Moore 85

Douglass ISD
BOND ELECTION
For 320
*Against 406

CHEROKEE COUNTY
City of Alto

CITY COUNCIL
*Steve Cox (I)
*Randy Selman (I)
*El Thacker (I)
*Carey Palmer (I)

HOUSTON COUNTY
City of Grapeland
CITY COUNCIL
*Michael Chapman (I) 97
*Justin Lumbreraz 65
Velda Parker (I) 48
Jack Coleman Jr. 21

Grapeland ISD
BOND ELECTION
For 237
*Against 260

Lovelady ISD
SCHOOL BOARD POSITION 4
Wacey Scott Moore
Patrick Allen
Greg Wilson
Mark McCullough

SCHOOL BOARD POSITION 5
Lee Holsey (I)
Michelle Broxson Murray
Chris Hughes

Latexo ISD
SCHOOL BOARD POSITION 5
Edward Stockton 70
Kelly Nicol 140

SCHOOL BOARD POSITION 6
*Chuck Curless (I) 79
Chris Morris 120

SCHOOL BOARD POSITION 7
*Richard Smith 134
Carlton Jones 70

SABINE COUNTY
Hemphill ISD
SCHOOL BOARD POSITION 2    
Kelly Beall 89
*Tom Cryer 203
Henry Alvarado 127

SCHOOL BOARD POSITION 3
*Lynn Lindsey (I) 216
Lawandra M Smith 197

City of Pineland
PLACE 1
Adam Smith 13
*Patsy Gilcrease 30

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