UPDATE – 1:00 a.m.
An underdog Democratic candidate stunned a former 14-year commissioner Tuesday to take the highest elected office in Hays County.
Ruben Becerra, a San Marcos business owner, defeated Will Conley by 2,649 votes, according to unofficial, final results. All results will be canvassed by the Hays County Commissioners Court at a later date.
Becerra, who unsuccessfully ran for the San Marcos CISD board of trustees and Mayor of San Marcos in previous years, won his first e...