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Frank Homer gave a recitation of his education, training and experience in winning the appointment to fill Sheriff Gary Mills' unexpired term. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)

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Frank Homer gets nod from county board

Hubbard County commissioners appointed Chief Deputy Frank Homer the new sheriff in town.


Homer will take office upon the "legal departure" of current Sheriff Gary Mills, which is scheduled for April 30. Mills, sidelined since December for a hip injury and surgery, attended the public interviews in his wheelchair Wednesday afternoon.

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