Gillespie County residents can start voting Tuesday, Feb. 16 for the March 1 primary elections.
The primary elections define party candidates ahead of the Nov. 8, 2016 general election.
County posts and candidates running for the seats include:
County Tax Assessor-Collector — Kristin Bodnar, Vicki Schmidt, Kandice Wadsworth and Marissa Weinheimer;
County Commissioner (Pct. 1) — Chris Barnett, Dennis Behrends, Wallace Britton and Charles Olfers;
County Commissioner (Pct. 3) — Linda McCann and Dennis Neffendorf;
County Sheriff — Buddy Mills;
Constable (Pct. 1) — Todd Jennings and Heath Sasko;
Constable (Pct. 2) —Marshall Akin.
State posts up for election this year include: Texas Senate District 24 — Dawn Buckingham (Republican), Jon Cobb (R), Ryan Downton (R), Susan King (R), Brent Mayes (R), Reed Williams (R) and Jennie Lou Leeder (Democrat).