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Tucker to retire from County Commission


June 26, 2019

Of The New Era

Will Tucker has decided not to run again for his seat on the County Commission in the 2020 election.

But he emphasizes he’s not “calling it quits.”

“That’s not quite what I want to call it,” said Tucker, 67, who was elected to the commission in 2008.

“I have no reason to leave. I’m quite well loved and respected. I have no ethics violations. I can’t say the public’s not following my lead.

“It’s sort of time.”

His younger brother is having health problems, he said, which has prompted him to think about his future.

Of course, there’s the family...

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