2 Challenge Incumbent General Sessions Court Judges

Attorneys Rex Sparks and Larry Ables have picked up papers to challenge incumbent Hamilton County General Sessions Court judges Christi Mahn Sell in Division 1 and David Bales in Division 2, respectively. Incumbents Clarence Shattuck, Lila Statom and Gary Starnes do not have opponents thus far. Mark Rothberger, incumbent Signal Mountain judge, and John Higgason Jr., the Lookout Mountain judge, have also picked up papers. Ryan Hanzelik is the only one to pick up thus far for judge of East Ridge. The Chattanoogan has more.