Filing for municipal elections has begun for the cities, school districts, and the hospital district in Terry County. The filing dates are from Jan. 13, 2021 to Feb. 12, 2021. If you are interested in filling for a certain position, you can contact the Terry County Joint Elections Office at 806.637.7230 or go by the Terry County Annex, 507 A W. Main Street in Brownfield, office hours are from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. You can also access the information and filing “application for a place on the ballot” at http://www.co.terry.tx.us/page/terry.May.General.
List of position for filing are:
Brownfield ISD: 2 School Trustees – At Large, which are currently held by Cat Gonzales and Will Hawkins.
(WILL HAWKINS has filed as an incumbent for one of the BISD At-Large Trustee Positions.)
Meadow ISD: 3 School Trustees – At Large, which are currently held by Daniel Harrington, Jody Woodard, and Ruben Villapando.
Wellman Union CISD: 2 School Trustees – At Large, which are currently held by Gabe Neill and Jace Moore.
For the City of Brownfield there are four council seats up for election. District 4 which is held by Michelle Cooper, District 5 which is held by Eric Horton, and the two At-Large positions which one is held by Chuck Nave and the other is held by Isaiah Bautista who was appointed to the position in November after the Mayoral Election took place. Current Mayor Tom Hesse had held that position until he was elected as mayor in November 2020.
(LEON POPE has filed for one of the City Council At-Large Positions)
City of Meadow: 3 Council Members – At Large which are currently held by Lynn Carrol, Everette McArthur, and Kandace Keesee-Welch.
City of Wellman: Mayor, & Council Members – Places 2 & 4 Sally Rodriguez Seth Hollowell The Mayor seat is currently held by Naomi Garnsey and Council Member Place 4 is held by Seth Hollowell. Council Member Place 2 is currently vacant and the council has not currently appointed a person to that seat after the death of Sally Rodriguez.
Brownfield Regional Medical Center (BRMC) has 2 Directors – At Large seats open which are currently held by June Cooper and Brian Paiva.
Early voting and voting day dates
This years 2021 Municipal General Election will be held on Saturday May 1, 2021. Early voting begins Monday April 19, 2021 through Friday April 23, 2021 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Monday April 26, 2021 and Tuesday April 27, 2021 from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Early voting locations will be held at the Terry County Annex, 507-A W. Main in Brownfield, Meadow Community Center, 904 1st St. in Meadow, and Wellman-Union CISD, 5th & Terry in Wellman.