A Lawson man is expected to plead guilty in a Clay County Court Thursday morning. Kent Hubbard, 42, was charged in April of 2012 with one count of theft or stealing after authorities discovered that more than $100,000 had been embezzled from Clay Lodge #207 in Excelsior Springs.The theft allegedly took place while Hubbard was one of two people at the lodge who could sign checks. Hubbard?s plea hearing gets underway at 10:30.