Early voting in the city's general election begins Monday, April 24.

The week prior to the start of early voting, the Empire-Tribune will publish a series of  Q&As featuring candidates running for spots on the Stephenville City Council.

The series will include the race for Place 1 between incumbent Mark McClinton and challenger Nick Robinson; Place 3 incumbent Doug Svien and challenger Mandy McGee; Place 5 incumbent Rhett Harrison and challenger Walter Wood; and Place 7 incumbent Sherry Zachery and challenger David Baskett. 

The community is invited to submit questions they would like us to ask the candidates. Questions can be dropped off at our office at 702 E. South Loop or emailed to svandenberge@empiretribune.com by noon on Friday, April 7.

Election Day is Saturday, May 6.