WEBXTRA: Newly-appointed Wood County district attorney discusses taking office, new role

WEBXTRA: Wood County district attorney takes office

WOOD COUNTY, TX (KLTV) - Angela Albers is on the job as Wood County’s new Criminal District Attorney.

Albers was appointed by Texas Gov. Greg Abbott earlier this month. She succeeds former District Attorney Jim Wheeler, who stepped down in the fall after being investigated for official oppression.

Albers was the first assistant district attorney for the county. She’s a member of the State Bar of Texas, Texas District and County Attorneys Association, and the Wood County Bar Association, according to a news release from the governor’s office.

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