By Bob Belcher
Corsicana Daily Sun
Corsicana — In a New Year's Day ceremony at the Navarro County Courthouse, Sheriff Elmer Tanner swore in his new chief deputy and all department employees.
Tanner issued the oath of office first to Chief Deputy Morris Steward, and then to the gathering of all department deputies and employees.
Tanner took office at midnight Tuesday morning in a ceremony held at the Justice of the Peace courtroom.
A formal swearing in for all newly elected officials will take place at 8 a.m. Wednesday in the District Courtroom of the Navarro County Courthouse.