Harris announces bid for County Judge

Local attorney Amanda Harris has announced she's running for Hutchinson County Judge. Harris grew up in Stinnett, Texas. She graduated from West Texas High School in 1997. She received her bachelor's degree at Texas Tech University and later graduated from Texas Tech School of Law in May of 2004.

After graduating Harris spent her first year of practice working for the non-profit Legal Aid of Northwest Texas providing legal services to the indigent. She then began private practice in family and criminal law in Borger and has been active in several civic groups. The primary election is slated for Tuesday, March 1, 2016.