Mineral Wells Index, Mineral Wells, TX

May 11, 2013

Voting results in, two upsets


Mineral Wells Index

— Provisional results are in for Mineral Wells ISD and the City of Mineral Wells races and there are changes for both entities in contested races.

Two MWISD seats were contested out of three total races and newcomer Sunny Gail Lee, with 273 votes, upset Place 5 incumbent Mike Tincher, who had 221 votes.

In Place 4, incumbent Scott Aaron holds onto his seat, winning with 313 votes. Newcomer Paul Glenn Harrison, garnered 163 votes.

In the sole unopposed MWISD school board race for Place 3, Board President Joe Ruelas retains his seat with 412 votes.

In the sole contested city race for at-large Place 1, Kevin Harrison ousts incumbent Rick Bennett. Harrison had a total of 252 votes to Bennett’s 135.

The following are the unofficial final results of unopposed city races:

Place 2 at-large:

* Bill Terry – 318

Ward 2:

* Tammy Underwood – 101

Ward 4:

* Karium Carter – 40

All results are unofficial until they are canvassed by their respective entities, typically in 12-14 days.