MIDLAND, Texas (Big2/Fox24) – The Special Election for Midland’s District 2 seat will be held tonight.
Three candidates are running for the seat: Steven Villela, John Norman, and Adrian Urquidi. The seat was vacated by John B. Love III when he began a bid for the Senate.
Steven Villela is a native Midlander, living on Midland’s South Side for the majority of his life. He attended Midland ISD schools and graduated from Midland High in 2015.
John Norman, a former Lee High football star and owner of Norman Elite athletic training, is from south Midland.
Adrian Urquidi also went to MISD schools and graduated from Midland High. He has worked in oil and gas for more than 15 years and currently works as a health, safety and environment consultant.