Izard County Sheriff Jack Yancey has promoted a correctional officer to assistant jail administrator.
Yancey said the duties of Kaitlyn James will include the supervision of the day-to-day operation of the jail and dispatch.
Sheriff Yancey said James is a 2015 graduate of Izard County Consolidated High Scholl and has been employed as a correctional officer for two years.
“Kaitlyn proved to be very capable in her previous position and I believe she will prove to be very successful in her new position as assistant jail administrator,” said Sheriff Yancey.
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