T.G. Caraway announces he is running for Lubbock County Commissioner Precinct 4.

Caraway has experience working for the House Business Office and General Land Office in Austin.

He says he is ready to use his experience in politics and wants to bring a fresh perspective to Lubbock County government.

"I'm proud to be running as a Democrat," Caraway said. "I think in 2018, we want people to work and that's something I've believed in, in these last 20 years."

Commissioner Patty Jones has held the position for 18 years. She has not announced is she is running for re-election.