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Bethel mayor, 2 town officials all submit resignation letters

By WCTI Staff
Published On: Feb 13 2014 01:39:11 PM CST
Updated On: Feb 13 2014 01:43:17 PM CST
Mike and Sue Whitehurst
BETHEL, PITT COUNTY -

The mayor of Bethel and two other town officials all submitted their resignation letters on the same day this week.

According to Town Manager Todd Bullock, Bethel Mayor Mike Whitehurst turned in his resignation letter on Monday. His wife, Sue Whitehurst, also turned in her resignation Monday as the town's deputy clerk. Vicki Hall, a town clerk, submitted her resignation on Monday as well, said Bullock.

There is no word on why they decided to resign. Town leaders are scheduled to meet Thursday night to discuss the matter.