Posted: Dec 02, 2013 9:50 PM EST
Updated: Dec 02, 2013 9:50 PM EST
By WNCT STAFF – email
KINSTON, N.C. -Mayor B.J. Murphy took the oath of office for a second term Monday night.
Murphy won the election with a little over 46% percent of the total votes.
He urged people to be proactive in the Kinston community.
Kinston’s youngest mayor is also the first Republican mayor in 140 years.