Jeff Griffith Sworn In After Tight District 3 Race

Published 07/08 2014 09:54PM

Updated 08/04 2014 01:51AM

LUBBOCK, TX -- Newly elected City Councilman Jeff Griffith was sworn in Tuesday morning.  Actually, Griffith had already taken the oath of officially in private a few days earlier.  He then participated in a ceremonial oath of office with his campaign manager, Windy Sitton, administering the oath.

Griffith defeated Deanne Clark in a June 21 runoff election.  Neither of them took more than 50 percent of the vote in the May 10 municipal election.  In the final results only five votes separated Griffith from Clark.

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