District Three Councilman Michael Roland was sworn in to replace John Mellown and complete his term.
A Dothan High School graduate, Roland received a drafting certificate from Sparks Technical College in Eufaula, Alabama. Since that time, he has worked with Covenant Steel as a drafting manager. Michael and his wife, Kim, have three boys: Max, Jake, and Ryan. They relocated to Headland eight years ago and have been heavily involved in the city’s recreation programs via the recreation board, pee wee football association, and baseball.