Council for Judicial Appointments Sends 3 Names to Gov. Haslam for Circuit Court Opening in 3rd District

February 11, 2015

The Governor’s Council for Judicial Appointments met on February 11, 2015 in Greeneville to hold a public hearing and conduct interviews of candidates for the circuit court vacancy in the 3rd Judicial District, which serves Greene, Hamblen, Hancock, and Hawkins counties.

After interviewing the candidates and conducting a vote, the Commission has submitted the following three as nominees to Gov. Bill Haslam for the vacancy:

Kenneth Newton Bailey, Jr.

Beth Boniface

Linda Thomas Woolsey

The vacancy was created by the death of the Honorable Michael Faulk, who died in November.