Alverson sworn in as new Andalusia municipal court judge

Published 9:15 am Wednesday, January 18, 2023

William Alverson was officially sworn in by Circuit Judge Ben Bowden as the City of Andalusia’s new municipal judge Friday, Jan. 13.

He replaces former municipal judge Mike Jones who resigned to accept a job with the Secretary of State in Montgomery. The City Council appointed Alverson in a meeting held Friday morning.

An Andalusia native, Alverson earned his juris doctorate at Georgia State University. Since returning home to practice law, he has been very active in the community. He is the current president of the Andalusia Area Chamber of Commerce and the immediate past president of the Andalusia Rotary Club.

He and his wife, Helen Anne, have two sons.