Rutherford County Attorney to Run for General Sessions Judge

Rutherford County attorney Kevin Hodges announced yesterday that he will seek the Republican Party’s nomination for General Sessions Judge during the May 2014 primary. The seat is currently held by Judge Ben McFarlin. Hodges is a longtime civil servant and former Navy submariner. He served as a police officer in Rutherford County before earning his law degree. He now practices in civil, criminal, Social Security/disability and family law, the Daily News Journal reports.