Early voting in the Stephenville City Council races begin Monday, April 24.

But before voters head to the polls, the E-T will publish a series of Candidate Q&As beginning this week.

Each candidate was emailed five questions and asked to answer each of them in 200 words or less.

The answers will be published exactly as they are submitted.

The schedule of Q&As is as follows:

Tuesday: Place 1 - incumbent Mark McClinton, challenger Nick Robinson

Wednesday: Place 3 - incumbent Doug Svien, challenger Mandy McGee

Thursday: Place 5 - incumbent Rhett Harrison, challenger Walter Wood

Friday: Place 7 - incumbent Sherry Zachery, challenger David Baskett.

Election day is Saturday, May 6.