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Charter commission to be sworn

Posted on Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 8:46 am

Lincoln County’s new Charter Commission members will be sworn into office Wednesday, Nov. 28, at the Lincoln County Courthouse.

The swearing in will be held at 9 a.m. in the county mayor’s office.

The new commissioners, who were elected to office on Nov. 6, include John W. Stiles, representing District 1; Gene J. Shreve, District 2; Daryl Luna, District 3; Fonville Mitchell, District 4; Charles Maridon, District 5; Jimmy P. Gulley, District 6; Danny C. Owens, District 7; and Peter Anderson, District 8.

The commission was established to draft a charter for a new form of government – often referred to as a “home rule” form of government – that will be placed before voters here in a referendum.