Sworn in

Circuit Court Judge Ronald E. Wilson gives the oath of office to new sheriff’s sergeants, from left, Christopher Waide, Joseph Kaufman and Matthew Harvey on Tuesday, while Sheriff Ralph Fletcher looks on. The men were three of five deputies to recently be promoted to the rank of sergeant, bringing the complement of sergeants to seven. Chad Lamp and Eric Cline, who also were promoted to sergeant, were unable to attend the ceremony. — Stephen Huba