Voters in Jim Wells County are slowly heading to the polls to cast their ballets on state propositions, a proposition for Alice ISD and on the recall of Alice Councilwomen Elida Garza and Yolanda Sosa Moran.
As of 3:30 p.m., Thursday, there were 48 ballots cast at the JWC Courthouse.
Wednesday, Oct. 25, there were 40 ballets cast at the JWC Courthouse, one in Premont and three at the Orange Grove City Hall.
On Tuesday, Oct. 24, there were 49 ballets cast at the JWC Courthouse, four ballets casted at Orange Grove City Hall and one in Premont.
Monday, Oct. 23, had 53 ballets casted at the JWC Courthouse, three at Orange Grove City Hall and zero in Premont.
Voters have been asked to vote for or against the Alice ISD Tax Ratification of six cents from the Interest and Sinking Fund (I&S), which is used to pay off debts, to the Maintenance and Operations Fund (M&O). According to the district, this will cost the taxpayers nothing; the district's tax rate will stay at $1.33, same as last year's rate.
Also on the ballot, voters if they are for or against the removal of Elida Garza and Yolanda Sosa Moran, Alice Councilwomen.
The women are part of a recall made shortly after they were sworn into office.
Early voting ends Nov. 3. The general election is Nov. 7.