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SHERMAN, TX -- President Obama nominates a Texoma judge to fill a vacancy on the federal court bench in Sherman.

Judge Amos Mazzant is already serving as a federal magistrate judge in Sherman.

He has served in the Eastern District of Texas for five years, according to the White House.

Mazzant previously worked on the state Court of Appeals in Dallas since 2004.

The post in Sherman has been vacant for 8 years after the prior judge retired, according to county commissioners.

The president nominated a total of 4 judges on Thursday. Now, they will go to the Senate to vote on confirmation.