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Mayor Lee Bettis confirms he won't seek reelection

By WCTI Staff
Published On: Mar 11 2013 10:47:16 AM CDT
Updated On: Feb 28 2013 05:44:52 PM CST
NEW BERN, CRAVEN COUNTY -

Mayor Lee Bettis told NewsChannel 12  Thursday evening he will not run for reelection.

According to Bettis, he has done everything he set out to do. Bettis said he's a public servant, not a politician.

Bettis has served as the Mayor of New Bern for one term. According to him, he never said he would run again.