Primary elections approach for Elgin-area county positions Posted in: News Early voting in the primary election in Texas begins on Tuesday, February 18, with Election Day on Tuesday, March 3. In addition to state and national elections, two county positions for Precinct 4, which covers Elgin, McDade and surrounding areas, are contested in the primaries. The Elgin Courier sent short surveys to each of the candidates, with slightly different wording and one different question between incumbents and challengers. Their responses are below, edited for style. After the primaries are finished, watch out for our coverage of local elections in May and final county elections in November. For the position of Precinct ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!