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Terry Greenlee sworn in as Dunbar's mayor

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The city of Dunbar welcomed a new mayor on Monday, July 1. Mayor Terry Greenlee was sworn in at City Hall.

Former Dunbar Mayor Jack Yeager will stepped down after five years of service and did not run for reelection.

Mayor Greenlee is a Dunbar native and graduated from Dunbar High School. He told WOWK 13News that what started as a joke years ago, has now become a reality. "When I graduated from high school I made a joke to a lot of my fellow students there, the people I graduated with, that one day I was going to be the mayor of Dunbar, as a joke. And here I am," said Greenlee.

A new Dunbar city clerk and city council were sworn in.