By CHERIL VERNON
Palestine City Council District 6 incumbent Steve Presley was elected to a fourth full term with 74.5 percent of the vote Saturday.
Presley received 152 votes, while local businessman Sam Aryanpur received 52 votes.
“I appreciate the support of the voters in District 6 and the people all over the city who have supported me. Palestine is right on the edge of doing great things and we’re at the beginning of a whole new era of growth and prosperity for this town,” Presley said. “I appreciate being given the chance to work to help make the dreams of a better Palestine come true.”