ALBANY, GA (WALB) - Saying South Georgia needs representation on the court, A former Dougherty District Attorney Tuesday night kicked off his campaign for Judgeship on Georgia's Court of Appeals.
With his 2 children by his side, Ken Hodges announced his candidacy for the statewide office.
Hodges has been practicing law for 25 years. 15 as the District Attorney for Dougherty County, and ten in civil practice. He said his experience in all facets of law makes him qualified for the judgeship.
At his kickoff, former Court of Appeals Judge Herbert Phipps,State Senator Freddie Powell Sims and Former State Senator Mike Meyer Von Bremen, and current District Attorney Greg Edwards endorsed Hodges.