Ark. teen sworn in as youngest mayor in US

Ark. teen swore in as youngest mayor in US
Ark. teen swore in as youngest mayor in US(Jaylen Smith)
Published: Jan. 2, 2023 at 11:43 AM CST
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EARLE, Ark (WMC) - The town of Earle officially has its new youngest black mayor.

Jaylen Smith was sworn into the office on Monday morning with his family.

Jaylen Smith
Jaylen Smith(Jaylen Smith)

Smith says he plans to focus on public safety, housing, and building a grocery store in town.

He said he’d like to be president one day but right now his focus is on his new role as mayor while continuing his education through online classes.

Jaylen Smith
Jaylen Smith(Jaylen Smith)

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