Early voting starts in primaries
Early voters in the primary elections can cast ballots between Tuesday, Feb. 16, and Friday, Feb. 26. Primary election day is Tuesday, March 2.
Democrats will vote in the Port Aransas Community Center, 408 N. Alister St. Republicans vote in the city council chamber at city hall, 710 W. Ave. A.
The Nueces County Commissioner Precinct 4 office will go either to incumbent Chuck Cazalas or challenger Joe McComb. Both are on the Republican ballot; there is no Democratic candidate.
No Democratic candidates filed for Nueces County judge; Republican Loyd Neal is unopposed for re-election.
Patsy Perez and Sylvia T. Cueva are on the Democratic ballot for district clerk and Diana Barrera is unopposed in her run for county clerk. There are no Republican races for either office.
Incumbent Justice of the Peace Precinct 4 Duncan Neblett is the only candidate for that office. Neblett is on the Republican ballot.
The deadline to register to vote in the upcoming primary election has passed; it was Feb. 1.
If a run-off election is needed in any of the races, it will be held on Tuesday, April 13. Early voting in that election will be Monday, April 5, through Friday, April 9.