SOUTHEASTERN, N.C. (WECT) – All five counties appointed commission chair and vice chair positions on Monday, December 6 for the upcoming year.
Bladen County Commissioners elected new leadership
Former chairman Charles Ray Peterson supported Ray Britt in a 5-4 vote to become the new chairman.
Britt was elected to the commission in December 2016 and was the immediate past chairman who served as chair prior to Peterson.
The board voted unanimously to appoint Rodney Hester as vice-chairman for the upcoming year. Hester joined the commission in December 2020.
Pender County Commission also voted for new leadership
The commissioners voted unanimously to elect David Piepmeyer as the new chairman and David Williams as vice-chair for the upcoming year.
Columbus County Commission supported existing leaders
Ricky Bullard was re-elected as chairman of the Columbus County Commission and Jerome McMillian was voted in for another term as vice-chairman.
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