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Sunday, August 10th, 2008

Johnson laps field in four-way Kyle council race

Life-long Kyle resident Lucy Johnson took a majority vote in Saturday's four-way Kyle City Council election, winning the remainder of an unexpired term that ends in May 2009.

Friday, August 8th, 2008

Low-stakes Kyle council election set for Saturday

Saturday's special Kyle City Council election is a recipie for low turnout as the result is likely to merely determine the run-off survivors to fill a council seat for seven months.

Tuesday, June 24th, 2008

Cox wins PEC director race

Patrick Cox of Wimberley won the 20-candidate battle royale to join the Pedernales Electric Cooperative (PEC) board of directors in voting completed Saturday.

Thursday, June 5th, 2008

Bill Peterson’s Blog:
Buda council abstains
in PEC board vote

Rather than risk a conflict of interest with Buda Councilmember Sandra Tenorio running for the PEC board, the Buda City Council abstained on its 58 votes in the coming PEC director election.

Monday, June 2nd, 2008

Pedernales candidate roundup

IN THE PEC CHANNEL: A quick-reference guide to District 7 candidates, including 2-minute videos from each contender.

Wednesday, May 28th, 2008

From Dick Schneider:
‘A fine company, an unfortunate lack of trust with the membership’

IN THE PEC CHANNEL: As part of our series on Pedernales Electric Cooperative board candidates in the Community Blogs section, The Mercury hears from Buda Chamber of Commerce president and chief executive officer DICK SCHNEIDER

Wednesday, May 28th, 2008

From Lila Knight:
‘A keen eye for how boards should operate’

IN THE PEC CHANNEL: As part of our series on Pedernales Electric Cooperative board candidates in the Community Blogs section, The Mercury hears from Kyle architectural historian LILA KNIGHT.

Wednesday, May 28th, 2008

From Ron Barrera: ‘Every penny will be accounted for’

IN THE PEC CHANNEL: As part of our series on Pedernales Electric Cooperative board candidates in the Community Blogs section, The Mercury hears from state comptroller employee RON BARRERA.

Wednesday, May 28th, 2008

From Pedernales Electric Cooperative: Vote for board director candidates by phone, internet or at meeting

IN THE PEC CHANNEL: June 13 is the deadline for cooperative members to cast ballots for board of directors by mail or or online. The annual membership meeting at PEC's Johnson City headquarters is June 23.

Tuesday, April 22nd, 2008

Crowded ballot in PEC board election

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