Incumbent John Thomaides and home builder Ryan Thomason were solidly in the lead of their respective San Marcos City Council races in early voting results released at the close of polls at 7 p.m.
In Place 5, Thomason had 391 votes, or 50.8 percent, to Lisa Marie Coppoletta’s 183 votes, 23.8 percent, and Shaunce C. Maycock’s 195 votes, 25.36 percent.
In Place 6, Thomaides held an even more commanding lead with 496 votes, 64.92 percent, to Anita Fuller’s 55 votes, 7.2 percent, and Monica Garcia’s 213 votes, 27.9 percent.
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