Ochoa named JP of the Year

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Senator Eddie Lucio, Jr. is pictured with Justice of the Peace Benny Ochoa and his wife Teresa Ochoa. The senator presented Benny Ochoa with an award and proclamation recognizing him as the state’s JP of the Year. (Staff photos 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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