A familiar face is now the official top cop at the Hearne Police Department.
Gene Wilganowski, took the reigns at the police department on a temporary basis after the resignation of former police chief Bob Parsley back in June. .
This week the city council voted to keep Wilganowski in the position.
The new chief is a Hearne native, and a retired state trooper. Wilganowski has 20 years of law enforcement already under his belt.
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