8 Apply for 1st District Criminal Court

Eight attorneys have applied to fill the First Judicial District Criminal Court vacancy created by the retirement of Judge Lynn W. Brown. The Judicial Nominating Commission will hold a public hearing Feb. 8 to interview Kenneth C. Baldwin, Jonesborough; Dennis Dwayne Brooks, Elizabethton; Steven R. Finney, Johnson City; James Collins Landstreet II, Johnson City; Washington County Judge Robert Graham Lincoln; Gene Gilmer Scott Jr., Jonesborough; Danny R. Smith, Jonesborough; and Stacy Lee Street, Elizabethton.