Brazos County has a new Director of Information Technology Services, and commissioners didn't have to go far to find him.
Former commissioner Eric Caldwell, who was beat in an election last year by Lloyd Wasserman, will fill the position. Caldwell has a degree and experience in information technology.
The former I.T. director, Ernie Laney was fired.
Commissioners also hired an attorney for legal advice to be present at commissioners court meetings.