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Posted by: Brittany Sims on Jun 26, 2014

Family and friends gathered Tuesday to honor the retirement of longtime McMinn County General Sessions Judge James Watson. McMinn County Mayor John Gentry presented Watson a framed resolution honoring his service. The resolution was passed unanimously by the McMinn County Commission at its meeting on June 16. Watson was elected as General Sessions Judge in 1986. He decided not to run for re-election this year and will be succeeded on July 1 by Wylie Richardson. The Daily Post Athenian has more.