Former District 1 City Council member Elba Garcia is looking to unseat Ken Mayfield to become the first Hispanic member of Dallas County Commissioners Court. The DMN has a good analysis of the race.

The wet/dry election is next week, and it’s getting a little bit of attention. The fers and agins are mostly in South Dallas.

Here’s a recap of the Oak Cliff Chamber of Commerce’s “state of Oak Cliff” panel discussion.

TV news did a story about Julie McCullough Kim’s new venture, IndieGenius. In the spirit of TV news, I should tell you: we had the story first.