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A weak surge of cooler air is working into our area from the northeast with lows expected to fall into the lower 50's in most areas by daybreak. Dry weather should continue this weekend with a slow warming trend.
Three Democrats, two Republicans in race for district clerk's office
Longtime district clerk Lolita Ramos died of cancer last year.
Three Democrats and two Republicans are running for the job. The Democrats are Jamie Smith, a Beaumont city councilman who has worked for many years in the county clerk's office, Stanley Hatcher a veteran bailiff in Jefferson County, and Rose Chaisson.
The winner faces the Republican victor in November.