Former Springfield mayor dies at 99

SPRINGFIELD, Mo.- Former Springfield Mayor N.L. 'Mac' McCartney died  Friday at the age of 99, according to a City of Springfield news release. McC...

November 22, 2022
12:32 AM

SPRINGFIELD, Mo.- Former Springfield Mayor N.L. 'Mac' McCartney died  Friday at the age of 99, according to a City of Springfield news release. McCartney served as Mayor of Springfield from 1993 to 1995 and was on Springfield City Council from 1987 to 1993. Before becoming mayor of Springfield, McCartney grew up in Jameson, Missouri, and attended the University of Missouri and the University of Nebraska. McCartney was also an Instructor of Business Management at Missouri State University. McCartney also spent 30 years in the United States Military, serving in World War II, Korea, and Vietnam.

Brandon Scott