Perry BOE holds organizational meeting, swearing-in ceremony

During the Jan. 5 special session of the Perry County Board of Education meeting, a swearing in ceremony was held for elected board members, and board members voted to select a board chairperson, vice chairperson and legislative liaison. Judge Alison Wells conducted the swearing-in ceremony for elected board members Dennie Combs, Lloyd Engle and Richie Miller. Afterwards, board members selected Dennie Combs as the board chairperson, Lloyd Engle as the vice chairperson and Berl Hurt as the legislative liaison for the Perry County BOE. “I appreciate the support of the board and the people of Perry County and I'm going to try to do the best job I can,” said Combs.