Governor Greg Abbott has appointed a new District Court Judge to the 287th Judicial District.
Kathryn Gurley of Friona is appointed to the District that includes Bailey and Parmer counties. She is a member of the Texas State Bar and the Friona Chamber of Commerce as well as a member and former trustee and former Endowment Committee of the Friona United Methodist Church.
She has a degree in Pharmacy from the University of Texas at Austin and a law degree from the University of Texas.
Her term expires on December 31st or when a successor is elected and qualified.