Former Nodaway County Prosecuting Attorney Named To Fill Interim Position

Tuesday Nodaway County Prosecuting Attorney Robert Rice formally submitted his resignation effective Friday July 3rd.  Rice was recently appointed Associate Circuit Judge for the 4th Judicial Circuit by Governor Mike Parson.  Judge Roger Prokes has announced that David A Baird will take over Nodaway County Prosecutor duties until Governor Parson appoints Rice’s replacement.  Baird released a statement Thursday to clarify he is not leaving his private practice at Strong & Strong PC and will perform both duties in the interim.