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Service is a family tradition for Glen Alpine mayor

By Pam Walker
Posted 2/4/23

“I’d never planned to be mayor.” Bob Benfield was happily retired from a long career in criminal justice and “doing just as little as I could get by with” when his cousin, former Glen Alpine Mayor Christine Abernathy, began nudging him toward the mayor’s office. …

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