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.