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Retirement ceremony held for Jonesboro fire chief

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT)-  Jonesboro Fire Chief Leonard Jadrich was celebrated for his 25 year career with a retirement ceremony.

The ceremony for Chief Jadrich took place a Fire Station #3 Thursday afternoon.  The chief says he was proud to serve along side the people of the Jonesboro Fire Station.  He said, "We have some really great guys working in the fire department that are dedicated and committed and that's really what's brought the fire department to what it is today."

Jadrich says he and his wife look forward to spending time with their grandchildren, as well as, running a bed and breakfast in Mountain View.

Assistant Chief Kevin Miller will become the new JFD chief starting February 1st.

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