Newly-elected officials sworn in
by Whitley Clifton | January 2, 2019 3:42 pm
On Friday, December 28, at approximately 5:45 p.m., the newly-elected officials for Emanuel County took their oaths for their respective positions. They took office Tuesday, January 1, 2019.
Judge Don Wilkes swore in new solicitor general Connie Peebles Terwilliger. She was the sole campaigner for the office as she defeated Jess Clifton back in May of last year.
Also sworn in were new county commissioner for District 4, Jim Sherrod, and new country commissioner for District 5, James Canady. Both of these individuals solidified their elected positions with the November 2018 general election.