Peterson files for election as Hill County attorney
Hill County Attorney Cyndee Peterson is running for election to the position she was appointed to in August.
Peterson will seek election to the two years remaining of the four-year term left vacant last year by former County Attorney David Rice. She could then run for a full four-year term in 2006.
Peterson, a Democrat, has never sought public office before.
"It's nerve-racking," she said Tuesday.
"I'm new to all this. In that sense it's been hard, but everyone has been really helpful."
Peterson said one of the hardest things will be waiting to see if anyone files to run against her. The de...