Big Sandy City Council - standing L_R: Don Cochran, Dr. Cindy Bauter, Rex Rozell, and Mayor Sonny Parsons. Seated L-R: Michael Baggett and Becky Desborough. Photo by Linda Baggett

During the May 15th Big Sandy City Council meeting, newly elected council members Rex Rozell and Becky Desborough along with incumbent Dr. Cindy Bauter were administered the oath of office by City Secretary Laura Rex. Michael Baggett was elected to serve a second term as Mayor Pro Tem.

City Secretary Laura Rex instructs newly elected councilmembers Bauter, Rozell, and Desborough on official paperwork. Photo by Linda Baggett

While presenting plaques, Mayor Sonny Parsons offered the City’s appreciation to former councilmen Chase Saxon and Ronnie Norman for their service. Neither gentlemen sought reelection.

The Big Sandy City Council meets on the third Tuesday of each month at 6pm at Big Sandy City Hall. All citizens are encouraged to attend these meetings and participate in the governing of the City of Big Sandy.