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Ellis Officially Becomes Fuquay-Varina Mayor

Posted December 20, 1999 6:00 a.m. EST

— Fuquay-Varina finally named a new mayor on Tuesday.

A judge has rejected an appeal to overturn the November mayoral election.

Former mayor Bob Barker claimed dozens of people voted who should not have, but a court of appeals did not agree.

John Ellis officially took over the mayoral duties. -->