Photo by Wayne Bryan
Seven women and Mayor Johnny McMahan fill the dais during meetings of the Bauxite City Council. From the left are council members Karen Brooks, Paula Matthews and Brenda Haney; McMahan; Treasurer Sheryl Johnson; City Attorney Pam Perry; and council members Allison Cain and Mona Struble. Several council members said the all-female makeup of the council has little effect on how the city is run. Others said it makes a difference in how council members approach city issues.