Early Voting now underway for two seats on the water district board and one seat on the school board.

Incumbent board member Ray Ballew is facing Ricky Fuessel in Single-Member District 4 of the Plateau Underground Water Conservation and Control District.  Meanwhile, Shay Parker and Steve Williams are vying for an open seat in District 1.

Incumbent Berta Nicholson is being challenged by Melissa Rodriguez for the seat in Single-Member District #2 on the Schleicher County ISD board of trustees.

Schleicher County Election Administrator Brenda Mayfield is overseeing the early voting portion of the election at the Schleicher County Memorial Building. Monday was the first day for early voting and so far the turnout has been light with only 18 votes being cast in the water district election and five votes in the school board race by late Tuesday afternoon.

Early voting will continue until 5 p.m. on Tuesday, May 7th.

Election Day is Saturday, May 11th with voting taking place at the Memorial Building. Polls will open on Election Day at 7 a.m. and will remain open until 7 p.m.