Early numbers show Mike Bradford holds a small lead over Kathy Reeves.
Both watched the numbers come in slowly on Tuesday night.
Mike Bradford held his “Watch Party” at his home while Kathy Reeves met with some friends and family at the Bar in Midland.
Early numbers showed Bradford in the lead and likely to hold onto his seat as the Midland County judge.
"Well I’d like to thank all the supporters, but I’d like to thank all the people of Midland who shared their ideas, their thoughts, their concerns about what our community is doing right now", said Mike Bradford.