2 Candidates Formally Announce Campaigns

Two additional judicial candidates have now formally announced their election bids. Andrew Mark Freiberg is seeking the Republican nomination for Circuit Court Judge, Part 3 in the 10th Judicial District. Freiberg, who currently is in private practice, previously served six years as a prosecutor in the district, which covers Bradley, McMinn, Monroe and Polk counties. On the other side of the state, Memphis City Judge Tarik Sugarmon has made his candidacy for Memphis-Shelby County Juvenile Court judge official. He will face Juvenile Court Chief Magistrate Dan Michael in a nonpartisan race for the position, now held by outgoing Judge Curtis Person. Read more about the candidates in the Cleveland Banner and the Memphis Daily News.