The Inter-Mountain photo by Amanda Hayes
New magistrate Alan Suder was sworn in by 26th Judicial Circuit Judge Jake Reger Wednesday. He joins new magistrate Mark Davis, who was previously sworn in, to fill the two vacant positions. Left to right, are Judge Kurt Hall, Suder, sister Jeannie Hyre, brother Charles Suder and Reger. Suder will be sitting on the bench in the Eugene C. Suder Magistrate Courtroom named in honor of his father who served 14 years as a magistrate in Upshur County along with many other positions.