• December 7, 2016

Center for Politics

LOCAL UNOFFICIAL RESULTS

Bell County Justice of the Peace Precinct 4

RACE CANDIDATE VOTES PRECINCTS REPORTING WINNER
Bell County Justice of the Peace Precinct 4 Claudia Brown 23,871 52% X
Garland Potvin (I) 21,817 48%

COPPERAS COVE CITY COUNCIL

RACE CANDIDATE VOTES % PRECINCTS COUNTED WINNER DECLARED (unofficial)
Place 3 Victor Dery 1469 100%
Dan Yancey 2595 100%
Chuck Taylor 1489 100%
Place 4 Clarence Enochs 1026 100%
Gary Kent 1478 100%
Jay Manning 2644 100%
Place 5 Kirby Lack 3264 100% X
Marc Payne 2312 100%

COPPERAS COVE PROPOSITION

PROPOSITION VOTES FOR VOTES AGAINST % PRECINCTS COUNTED PASS/FAIL (unofficial)
Authorize sale of liquor within city limits 6031 1653 100% PASS

GATESVILLE CITY COUNCIL

RACE CANDIDATE VOTES % PRECINCTS COUNTED WINNER DECLARED (unofficial)
Ward 2, Place 4 Jack Doyle 1034 100% X
Mike Riddle 509 100%

GATESVILLE INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT

RACE CANDIDATE VOTES % PRECINCTS COUNTED WINNER DECLARED (unofficial)
School Board (Two seats) Buddy Cuevas 1228 100%
Cheyenne Kizer 2277 100% X
Mary Anne Leib 2042 100% X

NOLANVILLE CITY COUNCIL

RACE CANDIDATE VOTES % PRECINCTS COUNTED WINNER DECLARED (unofficial)
Place 3 George French III 530 100% X
Aurelia Ridley 464 100%

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