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Pineville Gets Exchange Club Award

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PINEVILLE, La, (KALB News Channel)--The Exchange Club of Alexandria presented its  "Proudly We Hail" project award Thursday.

Mayor Clarence Fields accepted the award on behalf of the city of Pineville, which was recognized for the large American flag that flies near the Red River. The mayor spoke to the group about some important things happening in Pineville, including what the city intends to do with some of the Central Hospital properties, when the facility closes. 

"You have the barn, obviously, that sitting there of historical value on top of the hill, facing Lake Buhlow. there's also a cemetery in existence.  Another thing of interest is the cottage. So, there are three historical things of importance there that need not need to be disturbed."

The group also gave its Student of the Month Award for March to Austin Nelson of Pineville high school. 

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