June 5, 2015 - Attorney Stephen Shires was sworn in at the Assistant District Attorney at 1:30pm on Friday, June 5, 2015 in the 123rd Judicial District Court. The Honorable Judge Charles "Brick" Dickerson swore Shires into the position which was approved at the May 26th Commissioners' Court meeting. Shires will perform the duties of Assistant District Attorney as a contractor. To read the Commissioners' Court story about the approval of the position, click here.
Attending the swearing in ceremony were employees of the District Attorney's office, Shelby County Sheriff Willis Blackwell, co-workers of Shires, family, and friends. Shires thanked everyone who attended and said he is excited to get to work on helping to make Shelby County a better place.