Barr sworn in as new WJ Alderman

WEST JEFFERSON — Rusty Barr was sworn in as West Jefferson's newest alderman Monday, July 1 at the Board of Alderman's monthly meeting, and replaces Brett Summey who died May 16. Barr, alongside his wife Melissa, was sworn in by West Jefferson Mayor Dale Baldwin. Barr's initial term will be short-lived, with the seat up for election later this year. Barr has already said he will run to keep it.

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