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Bladenboro appoints first female Mayor Pro-tem

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ELIZABETHTOWN, NC (WECT) - Officials in Bladenboro were busy at their first meeting with a brand new administration.

The commissioners appointed Sarah Benson as Mayor Pro-tem. She is the first woman ever in the history of Bladenboro to become Mayor Pro-tem.

Wes Johnson, of Johnson and Johnson Law Firm, resigned at the meeting. He was the Bladenboro town attorney. Officials accepted his resignation.  

The town clerk will take over administrative duties for former town administrator Delane Jackson until one can be appointed.

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