This afternoon Elbert County’s recently elected officials will be sworn in at the courthouse in downtown Elberton.
Among those being sworn in is the newly elected Probate Judge Stephanie Hewell, newly elected State Court Judge Steve Jenkins, Solicitor General for the State Court Gary Aston.
Others include, incoming Sheriff Melvin Andrews, Clerk of Court Pat Anderson, Tax Commissioner Lorrie Higginbotham, Coroner Chuck Almond; as well as County Commissioners Horace Harper and Chris Alexander.
Newly elected Board of Education member Keith Harper will also be sworn in.
The ceremonies begin at 3:00pm at the courthouse in downtown Elberton.