Mary Hamilton resigns from the Alva City Council
June 25, 2021
At the end of a long city council meeting Monday night, Ward 3 Councilmember Mary Hamilton announced her resignation.
"First of all I'd like to say how much I've enjoyed serving on this council. I've enjoyed the City of Alva so much, and I love Ward 3 and all the people that are up there in Ward 3, but after a lot of thought and a lot of prayers, I've decided I need to resign my seat here on the city council."
As she fought tears, Hamilton said, "I'm not going to do this. You know when you get old, you have emotions running everywhere."
Referring to a page of prepared remarks, Hamilton cont...