Elwood Cornett, a retired educator who has helped lead the effort to have the federal government build a high-security prison in Letcher County, pointed out the preferred site for the prison, on a spot flattened by surface mining at Roxana.
Elwood Cornett, a retired educator who has helped lead the effort to have the federal government build a high-security prison in Letcher County, pointed out the preferred site for the prison, on a spot flattened by surface mining at Roxana. Herald-Leader
Elwood Cornett, a retired educator who has helped lead the effort to have the federal government build a high-security prison in Letcher County, pointed out the preferred site for the prison, on a spot flattened by surface mining at Roxana. Herald-Leader

Planned prison brings hope of jobs in Letcher, but some see chance to fight mass incarceration

August 15, 2015 04:53 PM

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