Primary elections feature Republican contests Posted in: News Election ballots are completed for the March 3 party primaries, and the only contests on tap for local offices in Bandera County are in the Republican Primary, records filed with the Texas Secretary of State show. Those records show that Commissioner Bruce Eliker has drawn opposition from retired Army Special ...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!