Chancellor John Rambo (left) assists the newly named Washington County Mayor, Joe Grandy (center), joined by his wife Lucinda (right), in the county’s swearing in ceremony on Friday, Aug. 31 at the George Jaynes Justice Center in Jonesborough. The ceremony inducted new and re-elected school board members, county commissioners and other county officials into office, while family, friends and Washington County citizens watched at the standing-room-only event. Grandy was met with applause at the swearing in ceremony and took a moment to say thanks to county citizens after taking oath as the Washington County Mayor.