Swearing in ceremony for local judge will be held at VFW Friday
The public is invited to attend the swearing in ceremony and reception for Michael Gibbens.
The ceremony will be fro 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Friday at the Tonganoxie VFW building, 901 E. First Street.
Gibbens, 58, Tonganoxie, was named tobe the district court judge of Leavenworth and Atchison by Gov. Kathleen Sebelius. Gibbens will be filling the vacancy left by retiring Judge Philip C. Lacey.