Candidate Requests Recount

Eastland –  Monday, March 7, Cecil Funderburgh filed a petition for a recount of the County Clerk ballots.  The petition was filed with the Eastland County Republican Chair, Sean Schaefer.  Mr. Schaefer will appoint four people to serve on the recount committee.  The request was for a manual recount rather than an electronic count.   Election night Cecil Funderburgh received 1284 votes, and Cathy Jentho 1305 making only a 21 vote difference in the results.