Several hundred guests at the historic courthouse in Georgetown counted down on New Year's Eve but rather than a toast at midnight, Judge Bill Gravell commenced with the swearing in of Pct 1 Constable Vinnie Cherrone.
Immediately following, Robert Chody took the oath as the 34th
Pat and Linda Estes (pictured) were re-married December 22 at JP3 by Justice of the Peace Bill Gravell. The Estes were together 16 years, divorced, and decided to celebrate the most wonderful time of the year by tying the knot again. Their story was even
Former District Attorney and Governor named the 2016 Cattleman's Ball Honoree
[caption id="attachment_782" align="alignright" width="300"] Judge Bill Gravell recites Dan Moody's closing argument in his famous 1923 Ku Klux Klan trial.[/caption]
[caption id="attachment_777" align="alignright" width="300"] Mayor Dale Ross joined by museum re-creators, Commissioner Valerie Covey and Councilman Steve Fought[/caption]