By a 124-121 count, voters have elected Place 5 challenger Shandreka "Shan" Bauer over incumbent John Preston to the Longview ISD Board of Trustees.

Shan Bauer elected to LISD Board of Trustees

Sat May 7, 2016
Of the five provisional ballots still out by the close of polling Sunday, each candidate received a single vote. However, vote totals are not official until canvassed May 18 at the next LISD Board of Trustees meeting.

Early voting slowed down after a quick start, with 73 ballots cast in seven days at the administration offices and 75 more received by mail.

Place 6 incumbent Ted Beard was unopposed and will serve another three-year term on the board.