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In Latest Turning Point, Judge Declares Midland ISD’s $569 Million Bond Failed

By Mitch Borden Midland Independent School District’s $569 million bond initiative, which would have built two new high schools, has officially failed. After nearly three months — filled with voter distrust, election results flipping multiple times, a hand recount, and … Continue reading

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After Election Roller Coaster, Midland ISD’s $569M Bond Fails

By Mitch Borden Inside the Midland County Annex, volunteers huddled around two small tables to count hundreds of votes found in a missing ballot box with from the Nov. 5 Midland Independent School District election. By the end of Friday’s … Continue reading

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Over Count or Under Count? Midland ISD’s Recount Reveals More Problems With The District’s $569 Million Bond Election.

By Mitch Borden In another dramatic turn of an election that has spilled well beyond Nov. 5, Midland Independent School District’s $569-million bond has now passed by 11 votes.  The 20-hour recount on Friday came after Midland County election officials … Continue reading

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