The start of the new year promises to be a good one for Webster County's Chief Deputy, who will be sworn is as Webster County's new Sheriff this morning. 53 year-old Jim Stubbs will be sworn in at 10:00am along with County Auditor Carol Messerly and new members on the Webster County Board of Supervisors. Stubbs, who takes over for the retiring Brian Mickelson, says not to expect any widespread changes:
Stubbs says he will appoint a new Chief Deputy shortly after being sworn in. Iowa Supreme Court Chief Justice Mark Cady is expected to be on hand to perform the swearing-in ceremony.