Mills sworn in as Circuit Judge
Rankin County Court Judge Kent McDaniel, at left, administers the oath of office to 20th Circuit Court Judge Brad Mills on April 23 in Brandon.
Judge Mills’ wife Adrian Westbrook Mills holds the Bible as their children stand close.
Mills was sworn in as a circuit judge for Madison and Rankin counties last week after being appointed by Gov. Tate Reeves to fill a vacancy. Gov. Reeves appointed Mills to the 20th District Circuit Court vacancy created when he appointed Judge John Emfinger to the Mississippi Court of Appeals District 3 Place 2 in March. Mills’ term is through Jan. 2, 2023.