WEB EXTRA: 7-Year-Old Girl Sworn In As Honorary Sheriff's Deputy

A seven-year-old girl just landed her dream job (kind of) as a deputy with her local sheriff’s office.

Video Transcript

TOM WHEELER: Today, Alaina, I am proud to make you an honorary deputy. Are you ready to take your oath?

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I--

ALAINA HAWTHRONE: I--

TOM WHEELER: Alaina Grace Hawthrone--

ALAINA HAWTHRONE: Alaina Grace Hawthrone--

TOM WHEELER: Do promise to listen to my parents--

ALAINA HAWTHRONE: Do promise to listen to my parents--

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WAYNE HUDSON: So you're gonna put your name there.

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We have another deputy who's about her size. So I'll be able to obtain the uniform, wash it a few times on hot, try to shrink it down some. But she fits it pretty good.

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ALAINA HAWTHRONE: So I can help people.