By COLE AVERY
Port Isabel-South Padre PRESS
Justice of the Peace Benny Ochoa was named the Judge of the Year in Texas by the Justice of the Peace and Constables Association.
Family, friends and a host of elected officials gathered Thursday at the Pirate’s Landing Restaurant in Port Isabel to celebrate Ochoa’s accomplishment.
Among them was state Sen. Eddie Lucio, who presented Ochoa with a senate proclamation congratulating him for his service.
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