Wyandotte County Election Commissioner Bruce Newby is retiring after 14 years as the county's top election officer.
Newby will retire in February after holding the job since 2006. It will be up to Secretary of State Scott Schwab to pick his replacement.
"Bruce Newby has faithfully served our state and country throughout his remarkable career," Schwab said in a statement
"We offer Mr. Newby our heartfelt gratitude for the diligence and dedication in which he led the Wyandotte County Election Office. We wish him well in his retirement."
Newby graduated from the U.S Military Academy at West Point . . .