Mayor, Council Take Oath of Office

November 4, 2008

Yesterday, November 3rd, Mayor Jim Byard, Jr. and the City Council were sworn into office at City Hall.

Father Scott Arnold, of Saint Mark's Episcopal Church began the ceremony with his invocation.

Mayor Jim Byard, Jr. being sworn in by the Honorable Kay Ivey, State Treasurer of Alabama.
Mayor Jim Byard, Jr. being sworn in by the Honorable Kay Ivey, State Treasurer of Alabama.
(Also pictured are Beverly Byard, holding son Richard, with daughter Marylise partially obscured.)

 

Councilman Bill Gillespie, Jr. taking oath of office.
Councilman Bill Gillespie, Jr. being sworn in by Mr. Greg Duke, Assistant to the Pastor of First Presbyterian Church. (Also pictured is Bill's wife, Stephanie.)

 

Councilman Willie Wood, Jr. taking oath of office.
Councilman Willie Wood, Jr. being sworn in by the Honorable Wendell Mitchell, State Senator, District 30. (Also pictured are his wife, Martha (holding the red rose), and other members of his family.)

 

Council President Dean Argo taking oath of office.
Council President Dean Argo being sworn in by the Honorable David McDowell, City Attorney for the City of Prattville. (Also pictured are Dean's wife, Paula, and their son, Joshua.)

 

Councilman Tom Miller taking oath of office.
Councilman Tom Miller being sworn in by the Honorable Greg Locklier, Attorney at Law. (Also pictured is Tom's wife, Linda.)

 

Councilman Mike Renegar taking oath of office.
Councilman Mike Renegar being sworn in by the Honorable Louis Colley, Municipal Judge for the City of Prattville. (Also pictured are Mike's wife, Carla, and his son and granddaughter.)

 

Councilman Ray Boles taking oath of office.
Councilman Ray Boles being sworn in by the Honorable Philip Wood, District Judge, Autauga County. (Also pictured is Ray's wife, Angie, holding their daughter.)

 

Councilman Nathan Fank taking oath of office.
Councilman Nathan Fank being sworn in by the Honorable H. Mac Gipson, State Representative, District 88. (Also pictured are Nathan's wife, Darrue, and his daughter.)


The ceremony was closed by Reverend Algie Morgan's benediction. There was a reception immediately following the ceremony which was provided and hosted by the Prattville Area Chamber of Commerce.

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