Ellenboro Mayor Liz Blanton

Liz Blanton is the new mayor of the town of Ellenboro. She was appointed by the board and sworn in at the board’s regular meeting Tuesday night. Blanton had been serving as mayor pro tem and became acting mayor less than a month ago, when the former Mayor Jim Rhyne unexpectedly resigned from the position. Blanton is the second woman to serve as mayor of the town. Teresa Woods was the first woman mayor.

Ellenboro Mayor Liz Blanton