40°FOvercastFull Forecast

School, center don’t belong close to Dixon prison

Published: Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013 1:15 a.m. CST

Some of the same people are still talking about building a school and [sports and activities] center at the end of Washington Avenue.

Well, we already have a “center” here at the end of Washington Avenue; it’s called Dixon Correctional Center.

Why would anyone want to put a school or center that close to a prison?

National video

Reader Poll

Lee County State's Attorney Anna Sacco-Miller took a leave of absence after being charged with driving under the influence. Do you think she should resign?
Not sure
No opinion