Ken Loveless and Nikki Gardner were sworn in recently as the District 5 school board’s newest members. Loveless was elected last month to a Lexington County seat on the board, and Gardner won a Richland County seat.
Veteran board members Jan Hammond and Ed White also began their new terms.
Pictured, Loveless, left, is sworn in by state Rep. Chip Huggins, right. Also pictured are Loveless’ daughter-in-law Kaitlin, son Reid and wife Jondy.