A Rocky Mount lawyer has been appointed to the district court bench for Nash, Wilson and Edgecombe counties.
Governor Beverly Perdue announced the appointment of Tony Brown to the 7th Judical District. Brown replaces Robert Evans who Perdue appointed district attorney.
Before becoming an attorney, Brown was a juvenile court counselor.
Brown received his undergraduate degree from Morehouse College in Atlanta in 1973 and earned his law degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 1979.