For close to 30 years, the village of New Concord has seen one mayor.
However, effective January 1, Greg Adams will retire after 27 years as the village's mayor. He moved to New Concord in 1965 and has never left. He even graduated from the then named Muskingum College.
Seven years after graduating, Adams became the mayor. He said the village has been a great place to raise a family.
"The people in the community have been great, a great group and collection...