WHITE LAKE — A new police officer was sworn as a patrolman with the White Lake Police Department Wednesday morning at town hall. Mayor H. Goldston Womble and Chief of Police Bruce Smith conducted the swearing-in ceremony.
Taking the oath was Brooks Yandle. Yandle is a graduate of West Bladen High School and Bladen Community College. He currently serves as patrolman with the Bladenboro Police Department.
Yandle will officially begin his duties as a White Lake police officer Jan. 19.