The Herald Banner, Greenville, TX

February 25, 2013

Five days left to file

By BRAD KELLAR
Herald-Banner Staff

GREENVILLE — Time is running out to file for the May 11 Greenville City Council and Greenville Independent School District board elections.

There are five days left in the filing period, with only one contested race currently on either ballot.

Three people have filed for Places 1 and 2 on the City Council. Dan Perkins currently serves in Place 1 and Dr. Joe Perks serves in Place 2. Perkins and Tyson Cox have filed for the Place 1 seat, while James Evans has filed for the Place 2 post.

Candidate packets are available at the Municipal Building, 2821 Washington Street.

Places 1 and 6 and an unexpired term in Place 4 will be decided in the Greenville ISD board election.

Current board president Anne Haynes serves in Place 1, while Slack Brown serves in Place 2. Both have filed seeking reelection.

Trudy Wineinger is filling an unexpired term in the Place 4 seat, which is also on the May 11 ballot and has filed seeking election to the post.

Candidate packets are available in the Director of Community Services’ Office at 4004 Moulton Street, Room 102.

Friday is the final day to file for either of the elections.

April 11 is the last day to register to vote for the election, with early voting scheduled between April 29 and May 7.