Longtime Calhoun Port Authority board member faces 2 challengers in upcoming election

From left to right, District 1 incumbent Shields A. "Tony" Holladay Sr., Casey Sharp and Marvin "Marty" Strakos Jr. 

Two Calhoun County residents are hoping to unseat a longtime Calhoun Port Authority board member in an upcoming election.

District 1 incumbent Shields A. “Tony” Holladay Sr. has served on the board for more than a quarter of a century. He will face Casey Sharp and Marvin “Marty” Strakos in the May 1 election.

Casey Sharp
Marvin "Marty" Strakos

Marvin "Marty" Strakos

Shields A. "Tony" Holladay Sr.

Shields A. "Tony" Holladay Sr., board member, district 1

Johnny J. Perez

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Kali Venable is an investigative and environmental reporter for the Victoria Advocate. She can be reached at 361-580-6558 or at kvenable@vicad.com.

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I was born and raised in Houston, but spent many summers and weekends in the Crossroads while growing up. I studied journalism at the University of Texas at Austin, and feel lucky to cover a region I love dearly.

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