According to the Terry County Joint Election Administrator Krystal Valentin, the City of Wellman has placed a sales tax increase on the May ballot. This proposition will appear like this on the ballot in May and is only for the City of Wellman residents: ADOPTING A SALES AND USE TAX OF ONE PERCENT ON THE RECEIPTS FROM THE SALE AT RETAIL OF TAXABLE ITEMS WITHIN THE MUNICIPALITY WITH THE REVENUE TO BE USED FOR GENERAL MUNICIPAL PURPOSES.

Current Candidates

Candidate Entity Position Date Filed
Tom Hesse City of Brownfield Council Member-At Large 1/17/2019
Sue Cottrell BRMC Director BRMC 1/17/2019
Seth Hollowell City of Wellman Council Member Place 4 1/17/2019
Eric Horton City of Brownfield Council Member – Dist. 5 1/22/2019
Ryan Dill Wellman Union CISD School Trustee 1/23/2019
Todd Ellis City of Wellman Mayor 1/24/2019
Ed Rodriguez Wellman Union CISD School Trustee 1/25/2019
Tresa Sparks City of Brownfield Council Member – Dist. 4 1/25/2019
Bobby Brown Wellman Union CISD School Trustee 1/25/2019
Richard VanDerVlist BRMC Director BRMC 1/25/2019
J’Bob Jowers
Rejected due residency, must refile after 6 months of residing in district
Meadow ISD School Trustee 1/22/2019

Current position open and contact information is listed below.