New Lineup Of Burk Leaders - Newschannel 6 Now | Wichita Falls, TX

New Lineup Of Burk Leaders

The City Of Burkburnett has a new lineup of top leaders. Voters, Saturday, chose to appoint Randy Brewster to the Board of Commissioners. Thursday, in a special meeting, Brewster was sworn in. The Board also elected a Mayor and Mayor Pro Tem.

Brewster took the Oath of Office alongside the re-elected Carl Law and Bill Lindenborn . He said he is excited at the chance to serve. "Its very exciting, it's a great time to be a citizen of Burkburnett," said Brewster.

The Commissioners also elected Incumbent Carl Law to serve another term as Mayor. Charlene Lewis was appointed to be Mayor Pro Tem. Law said he is pleased with the election results. "I'm very grateful for the Voters for another 2 years on the Commission and very grateful to the Commission for another year as Mayor," he said.

The panel has a lot of work to accomplish. They are set to hit the ground running Friday afternoon in executive session to decide on a new City Manager. "That's the top priority," said Law.

Paul Harrop, Newschannel 6

  • News HeadlinesNewsMore>>

  • City & nonprofit hope to keep millennials in WF

    City & nonprofit hope to keep millennials in WF

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 1:12 AM EDT2018-04-25 05:12:50 GMT
    (Source:KAUZ)(Source:KAUZ)

    Young Professionals of Wichita Falls and the city's Chamber of Commerce say it is important to keep young people in town. 

    Young Professionals of Wichita Falls and the city's Chamber of Commerce say it is important to keep young people in town. 

  • Police try to unlock phone with dead man's finger in Florida

    Police try to unlock phone with dead man's finger in Florida

    Sunday, April 22 2018 2:55 PM EDT2018-04-22 18:55:10 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 12:41 AM EDT2018-04-25 04:41:34 GMT
    (Source: Pixabay)(Source: Pixabay)

    Florida authorities went to a funeral home and used a dead man's finger to try to unlock his cellphone as part of their investigation.

    Florida authorities went to a funeral home and used a dead man's finger to try to unlock his cellphone as part of their investigation.

  • Dream job: Harley-Davidson paid interns get a motorcycle too

    Dream job: Harley-Davidson paid interns get a motorcycle too

    Monday, April 23 2018 9:35 AM EDT2018-04-23 13:35:31 GMT
    Wednesday, April 25 2018 12:41 AM EDT2018-04-25 04:41:31 GMT
    Eight college students or recent graduates will have the enviable task of being paid to ride a Harley and share their adventures on social media. (Source: Pixabay)Eight college students or recent graduates will have the enviable task of being paid to ride a Harley and share their adventures on social media. (Source: Pixabay)

    Harley-Davidson is offering free motorcycles for those who join its paid summer internship program.

    Harley-Davidson is offering free motorcycles for those who join its paid summer internship program.

Powered by Frankly