Newman takes office

Posted on Monday, September 1, 2014 at 5:00 pm

Bill Newman

Bill Newman

Bill Newman takes his oath of office as Lincoln County mayor Thursday evening. A commissioner for 16 years, Newman took office Monday after winning 36 percent of the vote Aug. 7 amid a field of five hopefuls, including the incumbent mayor, Peggy Bevels. ~ Staff photo by Lucy Williams

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