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Photo Gallery: Families, friends join officials during swearing-in ceremony

A total of 15 countywide officials took their respective oaths of office Tuesday during a swearing-in ceremony at the Warren County Courthouse.

Joined by family, friends and other supporters, each official stepped before Chancery Court Judge Vicki Roach Barnes to take their oath.

Of the 15 sworn-in Tuesday, only four were being sworn-in for the first time. Each of those four are new members of the Warren County Board of Supervisors, who will take office Jan. 1.

About Courtland Wells

Courtland Wells is a staff photographer at The Vicksburg Post. He is a native of Tuscaloosa, Ala. and graduated from the University of Southern Mississippi with a bachelor’s degree in Photojournalism. Following graduation, he started at The Vicksburg Post in the fall of 2016. Courtland has won numerous awards through the Mississippi Associated Press Managing Editors and the Mississippi Press Association. His work has also been featured in the New York Times and Washington Post as well as other national publications. Courtland is a member of the Vicksburg Young Professionals.

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