October 11, 2016

Paintsville mayor announces resignation following conviction

PAINTSVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Paintsville Mayor Robert Porter says he will resign following a conviction in federal court on charges of theft and bribery.

City Clerk Virgie Castle told media that Robert Porter announced on Monday to City Council members that he plans to step down Nov. 13.

A federal ...

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