Anita Miller - Managing Editor
With their expressed full support, Maggie Hernandez Moreno was appointed Justice of the Peace Precinct 1, Place 2 on Tuesday by the Hays County Commissioners Court. Moreno, who was the Democratic candidate for the position held by her late mother, has no Republican opponent on the Nov. 8 ballot.
“I have big shoes to fill and I’m very ready for that,” Moreno told the court after the vote. The appointment is effective Oct. 1.