Eltife Back on Campaign Trail

Tyler's former Mayor hopes to become it's next Senator.

Kevin Eltife announced his candidacy for State Senator Monday morning. He hopes to replace retiring Senator Bill Ratliff.

Eltie was Tyler's Mayor from 1998 to 2002.

Senate District One runs from Tyler to Texarkana, and includes the cities of Longview, Marshall, and Mount Pleasant.

Stephen Parr, reporting.