Phillips hold slim lead in council race

Staff Writer

Updated 11/6/2019: First-time Deer Park City Council candidate Carla Phillips continues to hold a razor-thin lead over incumbent Dee Cragun.
In ballots counted as of 3:30 p.m. on Nov. 6, Phillips holds a 357-356 lead over Cragun.
In the other Deer Park City Council race, first-time cadidate Stapp holds a 429-336 lead over Heather Newsom, another political newcomer, for seat being vacated by Don Stevens.
Ron Schulz is running unopposed for the city council currently held by Joe Polowski.