Ballot set for May 6 elections

The ballot is set for the May 6 city and school elections in Cameron.

Five people have filed to run for two spots on the Cameron ISD school board. Six people have filed for Cameron City Council.

Positions held by James Burks and Daniel Willie are up for election. 

Incumbent James Burks has filed for re-election.  

Robert Welsh, Roy Martinez, Melanie Shuffield Romine and Jenny Gebhart have also filed to run.

According to City Secretary Amy Harris, six people have filed for places on the city ballot. 

Incumbents Melissa Williams, At-Large, Robert Davis, Ward 3, and Vergie Hardeman, Ward 5, have filed for their current places on the council. Daniel Willie has filed for Ward 1 on the council, currently held by Maurice Goza. Goza did not file. Mirl Forrest and Ruth L. Canady have filed for Ward 5.



Four places on the Buckholts ISD school board are also up for election May 6.

Full term positions held by Edwin Peeler, Samantha Marrs and Leslie Lorenz and an unexpired term held by Margaret Green.

Leslie Lorenz, Lucy Hernandez, Kerri Hernandez, Jessie Benavidez and Edwin Peeler have filed for the three full term positions. Margaret Green has filed for her unexpired term.