Expanding the Village Posted in: News Beginning sometime next year, some children navigating the juvenile court system will have another advocate looking out for their best interests. Associate District Judge Lance Schneiter signed an agreement Oct. 31 to implement a county Court Appointed Special Advocates program, a nationwide program of trained volunteers long sought by local mental ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!