Longtime Pearland mayor leading the race

Tom Reid has been mayor of Pearland for more than 25 years (City of Pearland)

May 14, 2011 7:59:09 PM PDT
Pearland appears to be sticking with its longtime mayor after Saturday night's vote.

Former council member Kevin Cole was taking on Mayor Tom Reid.

Reid has been Pearland's mayor for more than 25 years.

The latest results show Reid with 59 percent of the vote to Cole's 41 percent. Close to 4,000 people cast ballots in the election.