2023 Election Information

Election InformationDate
First day to file for a place on the General Election BallotWednesday, January 18, 2023
Last day to file for a place on the General Election BallotFriday, February 17, 2023
First day of early voting by personal appearanceTBA        
Last day of early voting by personal appearanceTBA
Last day to receive ballot by mailSaturday, May 06, 2023
Election DaySaturday, May  06, 2023 (7:00 a.m.  - 7:00 p.m.)


Early Voting

Early voting by personal appearance will be conducted each weekday at 

Annex Building
200 W. Bermuda
Quitman, Texas 75783

Specific date and time to be announced at a later date.

Election Day

Election Day voting will take place at the Winnsboro Civic Center, 915 Wheeler Drive, Winnsboro, Texas.

Offices up for Election in 2023

PositionCurrently Held By
Mayor - 2 year termAndrea Newsom
Alderman - 2 year termJoan Morris
Alderman - 2 year termCory Miller


The following candidates will be on the May 06, 2023 Ballot:

PositionCandidate(s)
MayorTBA
Alderman (2)TBA



View the Early Voting Daily Roster.

Candidate Eligibility 

To be eligible for the position of mayor, a person must:

  • Be a United States citizen;
  • Have been a resident of Texas for at least 12 months, as of the deadline for filing for the office;
  • Have resided in the city for at least 12 months preceding election day;
  • Have a current voter registration certificate;
  • Be 18 years of age or older upon the commencement of the term to be filled at the election;
  • Not have been convicted of a felony for which he or she has not been pardoned or otherwise released from the resulting disabilities and;
  • Not have been deemed mentally incompetent by a final judgment of court.

To be eligible for the office of alderman, a person must;

  • Be a United States Citizen;
  • Have been a resident of Texas for at least 12 months, as of the deadline for filing for the office;
  • Have resided in the city for at least 6 months preceding the deadline for filing for office;
  • Have a current voter registration certificate;
  • Be 18 years of age or older upon the commencement of the term to be filled at the election;
  • Not have been convicted of a felony for which he or she has not been pardoned or otherwise released from the resulting disabilities and;
  • Not have been deemed mentally incompetent by a final judgment of court.

Voter Qualifications

  • 18 years of age or older on the date of the election
  • United States Citizen
  • Resident of the City on the day of the election
  • Not a convicted felon (you may be eligible to vote if you have completed your sentence, probation or parole) and;
  • Not have been declared by a court exercising probate jurisdiction to be either totally mentally incapacitated or partially mentally incapacitated without the right to vote

For complete information please visit the website of the Texas Secretary of State.

Contact Information

The City Secretary serves as the Chief Election Official for the City of Winnsboro and is responsible for conducting all City elections as prescribed by the Election Code of the State of Texas.       

You may contact the City Secretary by phone, in person at City Hall or by email: apike@winnsborotexas.com