Early Voting Begins in Lufkin

Early voting has begun for the run-off election in Lufkin. Mark Hicks and Rufus Duncan are both candidates for the ward 5 city council seat. There were only 74 votes between them in the May general election.

The seat became vacant after former council member Jack Gorden was elected mayor of Lufkin.

Only registered voters who live in ward 5 can vote in the run-off election. Early voting ends June 6th. Election day is June 10th at Trout Primary School.