Here's what is on the ballot for Friendswood, Pearland in November

November election


U.S. House
Texas District 14
Randy Weber, R
Michael Cole, D


Texas District 22
Pete Olson, R
Mark Gibson, D

Texas Senate
State senators are elected serve four-year terms.
Texas District 4
Brandon Creighton, R
Jenn West, L

Texas House
State house representatives are elected to serve two-year terms.
Texas District 23
Wayne Faircloth, R
Lloyd Criss, D

Texas District 29
Ed Thompson, R
John T. Floyd, D

Statewide
Texas Railroad Commission
Railroad commissioners are elected to six-year terms.
Texas Railroad Commissioner
Wayne Christian, R
Grady Yarbrough D
Mark Miller, L
Martina Salinas, G

 

Supreme Court of Texas
State justices are elected to six-year terms.
Texas Supreme Court, Place 3
Debra Lehrmann, R
Mike Westergren, D
Kathie Glass, L
Rodolfo Rivera Munoz, G

Texas Supreme Court, Place 5
Paul Green, R
Dori Contreras Garza, D
Tom Oxford, L
Charles E. Waterbury, G

Texas Supreme Court, Place 9
Eva Guzman, R
Savannah Robinson, D
Don Fulton, L
Jim Chisholm, G

Texas Court of Criminal Appeals
Appeals court justices are elected to six-year terms.
Texas Court of Criminal Appeals Presiding Judge, Place 2
Mary Lou Keel, R
Lawrence “Larry” Meyers, D
Mark Ash, L
Adam King Blackwell Reposa, G

Texas Court of Criminal Appeals Presiding Judge, Place 5
Scott Walker, R
Betsy Johnson, D
William Bryan Strange, III, L
Judith Sanders-Castro, G

Texas Court of Criminal Appeals Presiding Judge, Place 6
Michael E. Keasler, R
Robert Burns, D
Mark W. Bennett, L

Chief Justice, 1st Court of Appeals
Sherry Radack, R
Jim Peacock, D

Justice, 1st Court of Appeals District, Place 4
Evelyn Keyes, R
Barbara Gardner, D

Justice, 14th Court of Appeals District, Place 2
Kevin Jewell, R
Candance White, D

Justice, 14th Court of Appeals District, Place 9
Tracy Elizabeth Christopher, R
Peter M. Kelly, D

District judge, 10th Judicial District
Kerry L. Neves, R
Cornel Walker, D

 

Brazoria County

 

Brazoria County constable, Precinct 1
David Thacker, R
Darren W. Barnett, D

 

Brazoria County constable, Precinct 4ELECTION GUIDE
James Brawner, R
Lance Willis, D

City of Pearland Local Option Election
The legal sale of alcoholic beverages for off-premise consumption only
For
Against

 

Pearland ISD Bond Election

Pearland ISD Proposition
$220,000,000 school building bonds for the construction, renovation and equipment of school facilities in the district and the levying of a tax in payment thereof.
For
Against

Candidates were selected based on the elections taking place within this newspaper’s coverage area. Because of space limitations, only contested races were included in these listings. More election coverage can be found online at communityimpact.com/vote.

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Texas Gov. Greg Abbott announced a COVID-19 vaccine distribution plan for the state Nov. 23 for a vaccine he said could be available as soon as December. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Number of daily new COVID-19 cases in Galveston County up nearly 300% since late October

A total of 14,465 county residents have tested positive for the coronavirus since mid-March; of the total cases, 89% are considered to have recovered.A total of 14,465 county residents have tested positive for the coronavirus since mid-March; of the total cases, 89% are considered to have recovered.

Dozens of clinics throughout the county offer COVID-19 testing services. (William C. Wadsack/Community Impact Newspaper)
COVID-19 testing locations remain open in Montgomery County and more local news

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Heading into Thanksgiving, Texas Medical Center continues to report uptick in hospitalizations

The total number of COVID-19 patients hospitalized at Texas Medical Center facilities has increased by more than 50% over two weeks.

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott announced a COVID-19 vaccine distribution plan for the state Nov. 23 for a vaccine he said could be available as soon as December. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott announces COVID-19 vaccine distribution plan

The vaccine could start being distributed "as early as next month," according to a Nov. 23 news release.

Laura Colangelo
Q&A: Laura Colangelo discusses challenges facing private schools during pandemic

Colangelo said private schools have adapted to remote learning and other obstacles in 2020 despite less revenue and a 9% decline in enrollment statewide.

Here are three eye care businesses that have opened in Pearland and Friendswood. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
ROUNDUP: News on three eye care businesses in Pearland, Friendswood

Here are three eye care businesses that have opened in Pearland and Friendswood.

Shake Shack opened its new standalone location at The Woodlands Mall in November. (Courtesy Christine Han)
Shake Shack opens in The Woodlands Mall and more Houston-area updates

Read the latest business and community news from the Greater Houston area.

In August, the Ivy District put up the pavilion and trellis, as well as playground equipment. (Courtesy Pearland Economic Development Corp.)
Work continues on the Ivy District

The Ivy District is making progress on the public park and trail system located inside the mixed-use district, according to an update from the Pearland Economic Development Corp.

While Harris County has a large oil and gas presence, it is trying to grow its solar energy presence as well. (Courtesy Adobe stock)
Harris County Precinct 2 works toward growth of solar energy presence

This includes the presence of jobs, education and infrastructure in the solar energy industry.

Pet Supplies Plus is coming to Friendswood in early 2021. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Pet Supplies Plus coming to Friendswood

The business will sell pets, pet food, treats and supplies.

PEDC helped build these gateways on major Pearland corridors as part of its 20/20 strategic plan. (Haley Morrison/Community Impact Newspaper)
Pearland Economic Development Corp celebrates 25 years in Pearland

According to a press release, the Pearland Economic Development Corp. has aided in creating 5,400 jobs.