Commissioners honor long-time local optometrist

From left to right: Commissioner Johnny Barrett, Commissioner Scott Tillery, Chairman Larry Odom, Dr. Richard Jewell, Commissioner Dale Tuck, Commissioner Gary Martin

The Cedartown City Commission Monday night issued a proclamation honoring Dr. Richard Jewell, a local optometrist for his many years of service to the community and to commemorate his retirement. A standing room only crowd of family, friends, and patients all applauded as Dr. Jewell received the proclamation from Chairman Larry Odom.