jails http://wkms.org en State-run Ky. Prisons Struggle to Fill Jobs http://wkms.org/post/state-run-ky-prisons-struggle-fill-jobs <p>In rural counties, state-run prisons are often major employers. And, after state budget cuts and reforms in the penal code, they remain an important part of the local economy. Some 12 state operated prisons are situated in relatively small towns. There’s a maximum security prison in Eddyville and the others are either community or medium security complexes. Wed, 19 Sep 2012 19:54:07 +0000 Stu Johnson (KPR) 22288 at http://wkms.org State-run Ky. Prisons Struggle to Fill Jobs