New judge for 10th Judicial Circuit

By WEEK Producer

October 2, 2013 Updated Oct 2, 2013 at 10:14 AM CDT

CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- Assistant U.S. Attorney Kirk Schoenbein has been appointed to associate judge in the 10th Judicial Circuit.

Schoenbein formally served as the Assistant State's Attorney in Tazewell County.

The 10th Circuit covers five central Illinois counties; Marshall, Peoria, Putnam, Stark and Tazewell.