Cal Jones files to run in PA Council District 2

Published 5:22 pm Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Another candidate has filed to run in the May 6 General Election for the Port Arthur City Council just before the deadline expires on Friday.

Cal Jones filed Wednesday to run against Tiffany Hamilton, incumbent District 2 councilwoman. Jones is a former city councilman.

In other races, Raymond Scott Jr., Precinct 1 incumbent councilman, will face challenger Janice Milo who ran for mayor in 2016.

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Mark Blanton, former police chief, is running unopposed in District 3.

Keith Richard, incumbent District 4 councilman, will face challenger Harold Doucet, a former city councilman and mayoral candidate.

Incumbent Charlotte Moses, At-Large Position 7 councilwoman, will face challenger Morris Albright III, former District 3 councilman.

Kaprina Richardson Frank, incumbent councilwoman for At-Large Position 8, will face challenger Kevin Christopher.

Filing for a spot in the May 6 city and school board elections ballots started Jan. 18 and ends Feb. 17.

Early voting is from April 24 to May 2. Runoff Election Day is July 1 if applicable.

David Ball: 409-721-2427