There was a lot of swearing in the Appling County Courthouse on December 30. Swearing in that is. State Court Solicitor and Appling County Commission Attorney Terry Turner swore in a total of 10 public servants that are shown above. They are l-r, Appling County Commissioner Theodore Wilkerson, Appling County Surveyor Jerry Tomberlin, Appling County Commissioner Charlie Leggett, Appling County Board of Education members Dr. Areatha Virgil, Justin Orvin and Sabrina Turner, Appling County Clerk of Court Marsha Thomas, Appling County Tax Commissioner Debra Carter, Appling County Commissioner Doug Harris and Appling County Coroner Jarrod Murphy. Right, Appling County Probate Judge Diane Hallman and Sheriff Mark Melton were also sworn Dec. 30 by Superior Court Judge Stephen G. Scarlett.