December 2017

Milledgeville Mayor Mary Parham-Copelan Takes Office

Dec 30, 2017
Baldwin County Probate Court Judge Todd Blackwell administers the oath of office to Milledgeville Mayor Mary Parham-Copelan

The City of Milledgeville swore in its first female mayor Friday.

Mary Parham-Copelan took the oath of office in a ceremony on the steps of City Hall.

Roughly 150 people filled one block of East Hancock Street for a celebration that included a full choir, invocations by two pastors and a letter from US Representative John Lewis.

Mayor Parham-Copelan told attendees she looked forward to working with anyone interested in moving Milledgeville forward.