BOE members sworn in
CAMBRIDGE — The Dorchester County Board of Education held a swearing-in ceremony on Monday, Dec. 5 for the three officials recently elected.
Those who took the oath of office were Glenn Bramble for District 1, Philip Rice for District 3, and Laura Layton for District 5.
Bramble was the incumbent in the election, and beat opponent Robert Kirkley to keep his seat for a third term. Rice ran for election unopposed. Layton is the only new member of the board after winning the seat vacated by retiring Dorchester County Board of Education president Philip Bramble over opponent Voncia Molock.
The board also selected Bramble to serve as president, and District 4 representative Glen Payne Sr. to serve as vice president for the next year.
The ceremony was administered by Clerk of the Court for Dorchester County Amy Craig.
District 5 representative Laura Layton took the oath of office for the Dorchester County Board of Education.