Some area agencies cancel elections
April 17, 2010 at 7:04 p.m.
Updated April 16, 2010 at 11:17 p.m.
The city and school elections are set for May 8.
Early voting will be April 26 through May 4.
Many entities have already canceled their elections because the races were uncontested.
Below is a list of area entities, candidates and which ones have canceled their elections.
Calhoun school district
Trustee, at-large -
Linda Bonar, incumbent;
District 2 - Joe Ortiz, incumbent
District 3 - Brenda Wilson, incumbent; Mark Rose
Mayor - Elmer DeForest
Council, at-large, two to be elected - Wesley Cunningham, incumbent; Robert Chatham, incumbent; Don Miller
Council, at-large (special election) - Wesley Hunt, incumbent
District 5 - Jim Ward, Mike Elgin; incumbent Tom Innes did not seek for re-election
Elections for council member District 4 and mayor were canceled because they were unopposed.
Mayor - Pam Lambden, incumbent
Council, at-large,two to be elected - Jan Kneupper, Mitchal McBride, Stephen Lambden and George Hernandez. Incumbents Cary Kneupper and Kathy Morris did not seek re-election.
Port O'Connor Municipal Utility District
Directors , at large, two to be elected - Mike Eberhard; Wanda Redding, incumbent; John "Red" Childers, incumbent; Paul Apostalo
Mayor, Sara Meyer, David Ruiz. Incumbent Randy Saenz did not seek re-election
District 2, Mark Baros, Esther De Los Santos. Incumbent David Ruiz is running for mayor
District 3, Brad Hedrick, incumbent
District 1, B.J. Drehr, incumbent;
District 2, Gerard Gonzales, incumbent. Uncontested election canceled.
Place 4, Elorine Sitka, incumbent;
Place 5, Margie McMullen, incumbent. Uncontested election canceled.
At-large, Brian Schoenemann. Incumbent Billy Goodrich did not seek re-election. Uncontested election canceled.
At-large, three to be elected, Francis Villa, incumbent; Pearlie Buschong, incumbent; Ruben Garcia, incumbent; Manuel Serrano
At-large, three to be elected, Joyce Eichhorn, incumbent, H.R. Krause, incumbent, Jerry Steves, incumbent, Alex Campbell.
At-large, three elected, Patricia Garcia, Tim Osterloh, Rene Garcia, all incumbents Uncontested election canceled.
At-large, two elected, Paul Baumann, incumbent, Tim Voelkel, incumbent. Uncontested election canceled.
DeWitt Medical District
At-large, two elected, Charles Papacek, incumbent, Richard Weber, incumbent. Uncontested election canceled.
Mayor, Jay Harvey
Alderman, at-large, Mike Pena, Matt Bochat, Martha Mullenix, Buddy Zavesky, Ed Carter. Incumbent Roney Powell stepped down.
Uncontested election canceled.
Trustee, District 3 - Roger Camacho; David P. Boyd, incumbent; Brandon Huber; Scott Kocian
District 6 - Richard A. (Dick) Mollicone, incumbent; Jeff Speed; Jimmy Schulze
County Hospital District
Precinct 1 Position No. 1 - Leon Whitley, incumbent; Jimmy Lopez
Precinct 4 Position No. 1 - Barbara Davis, incumbent, Cynthia Bozart.
District 3 - Maxine Price, Robert Braunholz, incumbent;
District 4 - Jean Anne Sorensen
District 5 - no one filed for office; incumbent Mario Mojica did not seek re-election.
District 6 - John Morrow, incumbent, Jan Bone
District 3 Patrick Brzozowski, incumbent. Uncontested election canceled.
Mayor - Clinton Tegeler, incumbent
At-large, two elected, Michael Konarik, Ventura Gobellan Jr. Incumbent LaMoine Orsak did not seek re-election. Uncontested election canceled.
Place 1 - Donnie Tegeler, incumbent
Place 2 - Pierce Thedford, incumbent. Uncontested election canceled.
Mayor - Richard Koch, incumbent, Joel Hunt
At-Large, Gary Armstrong, incumbent; Jerry Lang, incumbent; Chris Williams, incumbent; Sue Hunt, Steve Raab.
Industrial School District
At-large - Delano Kinsfather, incumbent, Tammy Henderson Gendke, Lee Lewis. Incumbent Paul Littlefield did not seek re-election.
Place 1, Elmo Grant
Place 3, Alice Jo Summers
Place 4, Stephen Hunter, all incumbents. Uncontested, election canceled.
Place 4, Mark W. Schneider, incumbent, Basillia Adams, Billy Barrera, Michael K. Mills
Place 5, Herb Beyer, incumbent, Paul Cook, Melissa Leopold, Robin Berger Scott, Susan Seay
At-large, three elected, August Jaehne, incumbent, Lawrence Kurtz, incumbent, Linda Rigby, incumbent. Uncontested election canceled.
Place 3, Dan Stafford, incumbent;
Place 5, Brandon Welch, Rusty Mills. Incumbent Laura Kaspar did not seek re-election.
Place 6, Tim Kalich, incumbent
Place 3, Lester Hohensee, incumbent, Travis Hill
Place 4, Ervin Patek, incumbent
Place 5, Gregory "G.R." Berckenhoff, incumbent, Gussie Machalec.
Place 1, Sheryl Zimmerman, incumbent
Place 2, Gernadette Geissen, incumbent; Andrea Swartz
Place 3, Stephanie Fojtik, incumbent; Rhonda Braeuer.
Lavaca Medical District
Place 2, Roseanne Gallia, incumbent;
Place 4, Baiba Pustejovsky, incumbent;
Place 6, John R. Morton. Incumbent Betty Williams did not seek re-election. Uncontested election canceled.
Yoakum Hospital District
At-large, two elected, Roger L. Lee, Gery B. Maneth, both incumbent. Uncontested election canceled.
Refugio school district
District 1 - Eugene Lewis, incumbent;
District 3 - Gorge A. Jaso, incumbent;
District 5 - Ronald Williams, incumbent; Edith Collins.
Refugio County Memorial
Director Place 1 - Art Loya, incumbent; Marjorie Shaw;
Place 2 - Clifton Pfeil;
Place 3 - Glen Naylor;
Place 4 - Sandra Ermis
Refugio city council
Alderman, Place 3 - Ron Nelson, incumbent;
Place 4 - Frank Hosey, incumbent; William H. Bill Rayburn
Place 5 - Wanda H. Dukes, incumbent; Ruben Garcia.
Woodsboro city council
Alderman, Place 3 - Minerva Falcon Cisneros, incumbent; Carl E. Arnold
Place 4 - Jeanette Chandler, incumbent; Fred Carr; Elix Ortiz;
Place 5, Jimmy Blaschke, incumbent
Woodsboro School board
Trustee, Place 6 - Bob Cramer, incumbent; Tim Moses.
Trustee, Place 7 - Isaac Jaramillo, Jessica Blaschke; incumbent Marina Garcia is not seeking re-election.
Bayside city council
Mayor - Billy Paul Fricks, incumbent; Ken Dahl
Council: Place 2 - Robert Moreno and Mary Ann Steindorf; incumbent David Vega is not seeking re-election.
Place 3 - Janet Christensen and Sharon Scott, incumbent
Refugio County Drainage
District No. 1
Commissioner - Ervin L. Williams, Jackie Hanselmann, Douglas Wolfshohl, Charlie Farias, Craig A. Linhart and Matias Canales
Austwell School District
Austwell city council
Election canceled. Names unavailable because town has not sent cancellation to elections administrator.
Refugio County WCID 1 and 2
President - Richard M. Sessions
Vice President - Jaime Gonzales
Secretary - Carroll Edge
Director - Arthur Summers Jr.
Director - Lavinia Diaz
Mayor - Will Armstrong incumbent; Robin Holy; Michelle Anne "Chelle" Nickerson
Super District 5 - Emett Alvarez, Joe Truman, incumbent
Super District 6 - Jeff Williams, Tom Halepaska, incumbent
Victoria school district
District 1 - James Murphy Sr., incumbent
District 6 - Bernie Klimist, incumbent
District 7 - Michael DiSanto, incumbent Ray Walden stepped down. Uncontested election canceled.
Trustee, District 4 - Robby Burdge;
Trustee, District 6 - Kay McHaney for District 6. Uncontested election canceled.