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Pineville City Marshall update

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ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB News Channel 5) With the passing of Pineville City Marshal Larry Jeane, Interim Marshal Sarah Smith is taking on the position.

Statute requires that in the absence of the Marshal, the Chief Deputy will take his place and complete the term. Sarah Smith worked as Deputy Marshal under Larry Jeane for 18 years. She said it's an honor to follow in his footsteps.

"He'd been after me to run, and I guess, take the reigns, and continue his work," Smith said. "After speaking to his family, I believe that's what I'm gonna do. I know that's what I'm gonna do."

Smith plans on continuing the legacy of community service that Jeane put into place. She will complete Jeane's term through December, and said she plans to run in the November election.

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