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BUCKHANNON, W.Va. (AP) — Circuit Judge Thomas Keadle is retiring after 28 years on the bench in Lewis and Upshur counties.
Keadle, a former Hampshire County attorney, plans to step down Jan. 31.
He hopes to do some work as a senior status judge.
It will be up to Governor Earl Ray Tomblin to appoint a successor.