WINFIELD, W.Va. (WSAZ) -- There will be a new circuit judge in Putnam County.
Republican challenger Joseph Reeder has beaten Democrat Robert Leslie.
Reeder took 57 percent of the vote to Leslie's 42 percent.
You may remember Leslie has been serving as circuit judge for the past several months. He was appointed to the position by Governor Earl Ray Tomblin, after Judge O.C. Spaulding retired because of health reasons.