During the last city council meeting January 3rd, Justin Gerard and Jason Carder were sworn into their new offices as city councilman and police chief, respectively.
There were a number of other appointments approved by the city council as well during the meeting.
Mayor Randy Dyess had made the recommendations for the council to approve, and they did.
Approved for the Animal Control Board was Olin Turner to a two-year term.
To the Joint Fuel Dispensing Board was Les Hook to a three-year term.
David Stewart was appointed to t three-year term on the Lodging Tax Board.
And Paul Wright wa appointed to a two-year term on the Tree Board.