Photos courtesy of Spears

Photo: Larry Spears, Jr., is surrounded by family Tuesday morning as he is sworn in as mayor of Orange by Municipal Court Judge Jerry Pennington. Re-elected councilman Patrick Pullen and newcomer Paul Burch were also sworn in Monday.

Larry Spears, Jr., signs his Certificate of Election Tuesday morning as Judge Jerry Pennington helps out. Spears and council members Paul Burch and Patrick Pullen were sworn in during a special city council meeting.