Judge Stockard files for reelection

Judge Stockard files for reelection

Judge Tom Stockard filed for reelection by Rachel Dahl —  Judge Tom Stockard filed for reelection to the Tenth Judicial District Court seat on Monday, January 6th, when filing for judicial seats opened. In July he will complete eight years of service, completing the last two years of the term vacated by Judge David Huff when he passed away in 2012. Judicial terms run for six years and are not term limited. Stockard says it’s the ability to make a difference in our community that has meant the most to him. “Whether it’s in the foster care system where we’re getting kids back with their parents or getting them adopted, or the CASA (Court Appointed Special...

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380 WNC Students Make Fall Dean’s List

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Planning Commission meeting notes

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Judge Stockard files for reelection

Judge Stockard files for reelection

Judge Tom Stockard filed for reelection by Rachel Dahl —  Judge Tom Stockard filed for reelection to the Tenth Judicial District Court seat on Monday, January 6th, when filing for judicial seats opened. In July he...
Highway Patrol investigating fatal crash at Hwy 50 and mile marker 13

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