On Friday, September 13, 2013, Mrs. Gayle Rains officially joined the Columbia County Sheriff’s Office. In a ceremony attended by family and co-workers, Sheriff Mark Hunter provided Mrs. Rains with the Oath of Office, making her an official member of the Sheriff’s Office. Mrs. Rains is a civilian employee and will be assigned as a school crossing guard
We would like to welcome Gayle to the Columbia County Sheriff’s Office family and we wish her the best of luck in her new position.
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