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Boan sworn in as sheriff
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Sheriff Lee Boan (left), elected in November, takes the oath of office from Judge G. Thomas Cooper as Boans wife, Jennifer looks on Wednesday evening in the Kershaw County Courthouses main courtroom. Several hundred people attended the swearing-in ceremony, including former Sheriff Steve McCaskill and Camden Police Chief Joe Floyd, both of whom spoke during the event. - photo by Martin L. Cahn
Several hundred people filled the Kershaw County Courthouse’s main courtroom to watch as Sheriff Lee Boan took the oath of office during a public ceremony held Wednesday evening. Boan had officially been sworn in Monday morning at the courthouse so that he could begin working as sheriff that day. In both cases, Judge G. Thomas Cooper administered the oath of office.