Commissioners Sworn In; New Officers Elected

From L-R: Commissioner Gary Martin, Martin's mother Mary Ross, Commissioner Dale Tuck, and Tuck's mother Minnie Loyd. (Blake Dodd/

      City Commissioners Dale Tuck and Gary Martin were sworn in by Judge Richard Sutton at the January meeting of the City Commission.

       Tuck and Martin were re-elected to another four year term in November.

       Accompanying Commissioner Tuck was her mother Minnie Loyd, and Gary Martin was joined by his mother Mary Ross.

       Also at the meeting, new officers were nominated and elected for the 2012 year.

       Dale Tuck was nominated and unanimously elected chairwoman of the board, and Scotty Tillery was nominated and unanimously chosen to serve as pro-tem.

Dale Tuck receives the City Commission gavel from former chairman Johnny Barrett. (Blake Dodd/