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      New Dougherty County Commissioner sworn in

      After running for Dougherty County Commission, Harry James finally got his chance to become a commissioner. / Franklin White
      They always say third times a charm.

      After running for Dougherty County Commission, Harry James finally got his chance to become a commissioner.

      On Monday, James was sworn in by Probate Judge Nancy Stephenson.

      James who's running district five is filling the remaining term of Gloria Gaines who resigned.

      James says, "losing didn't detour us. Even after losing we still attended meetings, we still involved ourselves wherever we can from a citizen standpoint."

      The seat will up for election in 2016.

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