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School, center don’t belong close to Dixon prison

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

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?

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