Nominations for the March 2022 primary elections ended on Monday with several local Republican candidates. Contested races have emerged for Districts 2 and 4 of Navarro County Commissioner, Justice of the Peace PCT. 4 and the unexpired tenure of County Constable Pct. 2.
James Olsen, PCT Commissioner. 4, announced that he would not seek re-election and the PCT justice of the peace. 4 Connie Hickman plans to retire at the end of her current term. Following the death of Agent Pct. 2 Raychaun Ballard, Dan Williams has been appointed to fill the position.
Running to represent PCT. 4 on the Navarro County Court Commissioners are David Brewer, Terry Brooks, Bill Gowan, Tommy Montgomery, Cody C. Muldner, John Paul Plemons and Anthony (Tony) Watson.
According to the Secretary of State’s filing information, Brewer is a retired school administrator, Brooks is a Navarro County Sheriff’s Deputy, Gowan is a rancher, Montgomery is a small business owner, Plemons is a self-employed, Muldner is a construction manager, and Watson is a retired military man.
Ricky Grantham, retired from the United States military, will challenge incumbent Eddie Perry for Pct. 2 County commissioner.
Competing for Justice of the Peace PCT. 4 are John V. Cabano, a retired state soldier, Lisa Clay, assistant auditor, and Shane Richards, who works in law enforcement.
David L. Foreman will challenge current agent Pct. 2 Dan Williams. Foreman is listed as self-employed and Williams works in law enforcement.
Republican primary candidates include:
Navarro County Judge: HM Davenport, Incumbent
District Clerk: Joshua B. Tackett, Incumbent
County Clerk: Sherry Dowd, Incumbent
County Treasurer: Ryan Douglas, Incumbent
PCT County Commissioner. 2:
Eddie Perry, incumbent
PCT County Commissioner. 4:
Cody C. Muldner
Anthony (Tony) Watson
Justice of the Peace PCT. 1: Greta Jordan, holder
Justice of the Peace PCT. 2: Darrell R. Waller, incumbent
Justice of the Peace PCT. 3: Jackie Freeland, holder
Justice of the Peace PCT. 4:
John V. Cabano
Constable of the County PCT. 2, mandate not expired:
David L. Foreman
Dan Williams, incumbent
Republican Party County Chairman: Steven L. Jessup
Presidents of the City of the Republican Party:
Deborah Wright, PCT. 103
James Sinclair, PCT. 104
Janice Barlow, PCT. 108
Kim Cobb, PCT. 109
Betty Partain, PCT. 203
Robert Buthod, PCT. 205
Teri Bates, PCT. 206
Bill Carson, PCT. 308
Dan Layne, PCT. 400
Linda Gober, PCT. 401
Erin Page, PCT. 403