New Leadership for Laurens County Council

New leadership for Laurens County Council was elected last night during the first meeting of council in the new year. Laurens County Attorney Sandy Cruickshanks guided the meeting through the nominations and voting procedure.

Council member Brown Patterson was unanimously elected as Chair of County Council. Then, there was close vote for the Vice-Chair position. Jeff Carroll was elected to the post with one vote more than Garrett McDaniel.