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Chevada McCamy

COVINGTON — Veteran lawyer Cheveda McCamy has announced her bid for a Superior Court judgeship in the Alcovy Judicial Circuit.

In a released statement, McCamy pledged to bring experience, efficiency and fairness to the court system in Newton and Walton counties.

McCamy has practiced law for more than 20 years, including prosecution, criminal defense, personal injury, real estate, estate planning and family law. She has served as an assistant district attorney in Fulton, DeKalb and Henry counties, prosecuting murderers, child molesters, drug traffickers and gang members. She currently serves as chief assistant


I have been editor of the Rockdale Citizen since 1996 and editor of the Newton Citizen since it began publication in 2004. I am also currently executive editor of the Clayton News Daily, Henry Daily Herald and Jackson Progress-Argus.