Candidates may file for a place on the ballot for area school and city elections through February 17, 2017 at the close of business.
Residents wishing to file for school board in Levelland including District 5 seat currently held by Ronnie Watkins and 2 at large seats currently held by DeEtte Edens and Glen Smith may file in the LISD Administration building.
Levelland residents wishing to file for Levelland City Council District B and District D currently held by Max Ledesma and JoeBill Vardeman, respectively, may file at Levelland City Hall in the City Secretary’s office.
Currently, in the School Board Election, DeEtte Edens has filed for an additional term in the at large seat, Stephen Sanders has also filed for an at-large seat, Glen Smith has filed for another term in the at-large seat and Carrie Ellis has filed for the at large seat. Christopher Scott Dobson also filed for one of two at large seats. Ronnie Watkins has filed for another term in the District 5 seat. In the City Council election, JoeBill Vardeman has filed for an additional 2 year term for the District D seat and Max Ledesma has filed for an additional 2 year term in the District B seat.
The city and school election will be Saturday, May 6. Early Voting begins Monday, April 24 and continues through Tuesday, May 2. The last day to register to vote in the May election is Thursday, April 6. An application to vote by mail must be received by the Hockley County Elections office by April 25.