From our files: January 2005

-Messenger file photo
Pocahontas Mayor George Tuttle, with Pocahontas bucks in his pocket — presented his challenge: “Take the Mayor’s Money.” Tuttle pledged the first six months of his salary of $1,500 to up to 100 people at $15 each who lose more weight than he does. According to Tuttle, his main “rival” is Gregg White, Pocahontas economic director, left.