City & County

Baumgardner seeks re-election as JP

Wayne Baumgardner has announced that he will seek re-election as Justice of the Peace District 10, having served in this position since being sworn in on January 1, 2021.

He is a Clark County native and has lived on the farm that has been in the family for five generations. On this land he is a grass farmer, a rancher, a registered Angus seed stock and commercial cattle producer, and a timber producer. He graduated from Gurdon High School, Class of 1986.

Baumgardner currently serves on several different boards pertaining to his vocation: Ross Drainage District, Clark County Farm Bureau, and Clark County Cattlemen’s Association. He is an active member of Trinity United Methodist Church. He serves on the board of HSU/OBU Wesley Foundation and the Dobyville Cemetery Association. 

“I love Clark County,” he said. “I have been a resident of the Trinity Community my entire life and can’t imagine living  anywhere else. It is an honor to serve Clark County as Justice of the Peace District 10. I see a bright future for Clark County.”