New Elba Mayor Tom Maddox and council sworn-in at city hall

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Elba, Ala. (WDHN)—Following a recent court decision to “throw out” a lawsuit filed by unsuccessful Mayoral Candidate Tim Johnson’s alleged misconduct by local officials during the runoff election. Mayor Maddox says it’s time to move on.

“We can handle those kinds of situations, all of love Elba. We want to work together and make it the best it can be,”
according to Mayor Maddox.

The new face on the Elba Council is Bryan Grimes, he’s no stranger to politics, in fact, his “late” Uncle James Grimes was the long time mayor.
Bryan says “a proud day for us and our family, and we will get through all this with the support of our family. We’ll just try to do the best job for Elba that we can.”

Mayor Maddox credited his predecessor with acquiring several infrastructure grants that will improve life for
the average resident in years to come.

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