Gov. Eric Greitens has appointed Justin Nelson, of Thayer, as the Oregon County Prosecuting Attorney. Nelson will succeed Jennifer Hyde Crask, who resigned in December of 2016.
Nelson, a Republican, owns a law practice in West Plains.
Gov. Eric Greitens has appointed Brett Hurst, of Fairfax, as the Worth County Prosecuting Attorney. Hurst will succeed David Baird, who resigned in December of 2016.
Hurst, a Republican, currently serves as the Prosecuting Attorney for Atchison County.