Judge Hicks Announces Bid for Re-election

Circuit Court Judge Ross. H. Hicks has announced his candidacy for re-election in 2014, the Leaf Chronicle reports. “I am honored to have had the opportunity to serve the people of the 19th District as Circuit Court Judge,” he said. “A fair, impartial and independent judiciary is essential, and I believe my conduct...reflects all those attributes. I ask the people of the 19th District to allow me to continue to serve in this capacity.” Hicks was appointed to the bench in February 2002 by Gov. Don Sundquist following the death of Judge James E. Walton.