Mayor resigns

Monticello Mayor Zack Tucker resigns effective today

After an early morning pre-trial, Monticello Mayor Zack Tucker will resign his seat following a guilty plea. After significant negotiations with the state, Tucker has been offered two alternatives in a plea deal. At this time, it is unclear which option Tucker will take; however, he will be resigning as Monticello's Mayor at a point yet to be determined. See this weeks Advance for the full story.


As of 5:30 p.m. today, Monticello Mayor Zack Tucker will officially resign as Mayor according to a letter that was sent to city attorney Whit Barton. The Monticello City Council will meet tonight at 6 p.m. to appoint a new Mayor.

The Advance-Monticellonian

Mailing Address:
PO Box 486
Monticello, AR 71657

Street Address:
314 Main Street
Monticello, AR 71655

Phone: 870-367-5325
Fax: 870-367-6612

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