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Tennessee's new prison stops taking inmates

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Tennessee's newest prison has stopped taking inmates after just four months of full operation. Records obtained by The Associated Press suggest why. State corrections officials and the private prisons operator confirm that the Trousdale Turner Correctional… continue reading ›

Hattiesburg officially files for annexation

HATTIESBURG, Miss. (AP) - Hattiesburg City Council members announced in April their intention to expand the city's boundaries by annexing parts of Forrest and Lamar counties. On Monday, city officials filed in Lamar and Forrest County Chancery Courts a petition… continue reading ›


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