Elwood Cornett, a retired educator who helped lead the the effort to have the federal government build a high-security prison in Letcher County, showed the site eventually selected by the Bureau of Prisons. It’s a site flattened by surface mining at Roxana.
Elwood Cornett, a retired educator who helped lead the the effort to have the federal government build a high-security prison in Letcher County, showed the site eventually selected by the Bureau of Prisons. It’s a site flattened by surface mining at Roxana. Bill Estep bestep@herald-leader.com
Elwood Cornett, a retired educator who helped lead the the effort to have the federal government build a high-security prison in Letcher County, showed the site eventually selected by the Bureau of Prisons. It’s a site flattened by surface mining at Roxana. Bill Estep bestep@herald-leader.com

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