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Q&A with Kinston Mayor Dontario Hardy

Dontario Hardy was a decorated Navy veteran and Kinston police officer when he made his initial foray into local politics and won the race for mayor of Kinston in November. In an hour-long exclusive interview, The Neuse News sat down with the mayor a few weeks ago to find out what motivated him to run for mayor and what the first six months in office have been like for Hardy, among many other subjects.