Two people have announced their candidacy for the Ward 6 seat on the Texarkana, Texas City Council.
Mike Ingram and Jay Davis, both native Texarkanians, filed to appear on the ballot in a special election to replace Josh Davis. Josh Davis resigned to run for Bowie County tax assessor-collector.
Jay Davis is a graduate of Texas A&M – Texarkana where he earned a degree in Business Administration. Davis now serve as a commissioner on the Planning and Zoning Commission. He is currently a Mortgage Loan Officer with State Bank.
Ingram attended Texarkana College and the University of Texas at Arlington. Ingram is currently a commercial real estate agent for NAI American Realty.
The filing deadline to run is December 19 and the election will take place Jan. 28, 2020.