First African American councilwoman elected in Thomasville sworn in
By: Katie Kaplan | WCTV Eyewitness NewsJanuary 13, 2020
THOMASVILLE, Ga. (WCTV) — The first African American woman to be elected to the Thomasville City Council was sworn in Monday night.
“It is humbling,” said Wanda Warren. “I didn’t see this a couple of years ago at all.”
Warren represents District 1, which she said is primarily on the west side of town, is comprised of predominantly African Americans and has many infrastructure needs. She said she plans to focus on capital-intensive investment projects. She encourages residents to vote and…