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LeFlore County Officials Take Oath of Office Featured

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Written by  Tuesday, 01 January 2019 19:32
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Derwin Gist taking his oath of office from Judge Marion Fry, while his Patsy looks on Derwin Gist taking his oath of office from Judge Marion Fry, while his Patsy looks on

Three local LeFlore County officials: Derwin Gist, County, Craig Olive and Gaylon Freeman gathered on the second floor of the courthouse for their swearing in ceremony administered by Associate District Judge Marion Fry.


Fry administered the oath to Incumbent, Derwin Gist, County Commissioner District one, then to Craig Olive, County Commissioner, District 3, and Gaylon E. Freeman, newly elected County Assessor took his oath of office on Wednesday on the first official day of county business for 2019.

All three took their oath that stated they would swear that they will support, obey, and defend the Constitution of the United States, and the Constitution of the State of Oklahoma, and that they will not, knowingly, receive, directly or indirectly, any money or other valuable thing, for the performance or nonperformance of any act or duty pertaining to my office, other than the compensation allowed by law.


Congratulations and good luck to all county officials as they begin a New Year.



Gist signing his Oath


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Judge Marion Fry swearing in Craig Olive, joining in the ceremony was Craig's wife Staci.


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Craig Olive signing his Oath



Judge Fry giving Gaylon E. Freeman his Oath as Freeman's father, Gaylon W Freeman looks on


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Judge Fry, Paige Coffey, daughter of Craig Olive, Staci Olive and Craig Olive 

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