Deadline nears for Lufkin elections
Lufkin — The Lufkin Daily News reports: With only a few days left in the candidate filing period, cities in Angelina County continue to accept applications for places on their May 12 ballots.
The Lufkin mayor’s race will be contested between Oncor retiree and community leader Bob Brown and incumbent Mayor Jack Gorden.
Gorden was elected as Ward 5 council member in 1984, served as mayor pro-tem from 1998-99 and was elected mayor in 2006.
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