Mayor of Hardy resigns

Mayor of Hardy resigns

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - The mayor of Hardy, Nina Thornton, has resigned.

According to Main Street Hardy's website, Thornton resigned at the city council meeting Tuesday night.

Chief Scott Rose told Region 8 News Thornton resigned due to an illness.

July 31 is reportedly her last day as mayor,

Region 8 News will have more information as details emerge. Follow us on Twitter and Facebook for up to the minute updates.

Copyright 2016 KAIT. All rights reserved.

Join the conversation on Facebook:

“So perhaps now this will open a gate for us, if you will, where we can start doing things. We can actually see progress...

Posted by Region 8 News on Wednesday, July 20, 2016

Region 8 News App - Install or update on your: iPhone | Android