Wichita County Swears in New 89th District Judge

Wichita Falls, TX -  A new judge has officially taken the bench Monday in Wichita County.

Attorney Charles Barnard was appointed by Governor Greg Abbott in March, and was sworn into the 89th District Court this afternoon. Barnard stated that he would do his best to serve Wichita County as the 89th District Judge,

"There will be some tough times along the way. I'm looking forward to the opportunity, to the challenge, and God bless America," said Barnard.

Barnard replaces Judge Mark Price, who passed away earlier this year.