Anthony Ray Reeves, a former Pine Bluff resident and a 1987 graduate of Pine Bluff High School, was sworn in as a federal judge on May 26.

Reeves graduated from the University of Tampa and the University of South Florida in May 1995.

He is married to Carroll R. Thompkins and is the son of Willie Reeves of Lexington, Mississippi, and Glenda Reeves of Pine Bluff. After 10 years of practicing law in Kissimmee, Florida, Anthony Ray Reeves and his wife now reside in Camden, Delaware, where he serves as Administrative Law Judge for the Social Security Administration.