Later this week - Jeff McElroy will be sworn in as the district court judge for division three. He was elected in the recent general election to fill the new position created by the legislature in the middle of last year. McElroy will be sworn in by new mexico supreme court justice charles daniels during a ceremony on thursday, december 13th, at 4 p-m at the taos county courthouse. The public is invited to a reception that follows the ceremony. McElroy served a decade as a deputy district attorney in the taos county district attorney's office before he was elected to this position.