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Voters' Guide

October 14, 2011

The ballot


Mayor: Mike Fincher, Democrat; Ted Franklin, Republican; and Seger Mathew, Independent.

City Council

Ward 1: Bob Bishop, Republican, and Brannon Meagher, Democrat.

Ward 2: Joseph Buck, Republican, and David Oresik, Democrat.

Ward 4: Chuck LaDow, Republican, and Carlos Marroquin, Democrat.

Ward 5: Teresa Popejoy, Republican, and Kerry Worthington, Democrat.

At large (two seats): Jeremy Ashcraft, Republican; Charlie Hastings, independent; Chris Martin, Republican; and Matt Meagher, Democrat.

Royal Center

Clerk-treasurer: Rachel Carlson-Goings, Republican, and Sandi Minnick, Democrat.


Town Council

Ward 1: Michael Baldwin, Democrat, and Douglas Kimball, Republican.

Ward 2: Kenneth Cripe, Democrat, and Patricia Gunnell, Repubican.

Ward 4: Jim Buettner, Democrat, and Jim Kinch, Republican.


Absentee voting: Voting by mail is already under way. In-person absentee voting at the Cass County Government Building will be 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays Oct. 24 through Nov. 4 and until noon Nov. 7. Saturday voting hours will be held from 9 a.m. to noon Oct. 29 and Nov. 5.

Vote centers: Residents can vote from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Nov. 3 to 5 and from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. Nov. 8 at the Logansport Mall, Benjamin Long Recreation Center and Downtown Senior Center. Residents can also cast ballots from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Election Day, Nov. 8, at the Royal Center Town Hall and the Galveston Community Center.

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