AM 1180 Chattooga County Radio has confirmed with the governor’s office that Governor Sonny Perdue is preparing to name a replacement for State Court Judge Carlton Vines.

Chris Schrimps, press secretary for Governor Perdue, told AM 1180 Chattooga County Radio this afternoon that the governor is going to name a replacement for Vines.  The governor is basing his decision on the suspension of Vines by the Judicial Qualifications Committee.

AM 1180 Chattooga County Radio will have more information forthcoming.