County Considers Shopping Center for Courts Site

The Bedford County Financial Management Committee, which already was investigating the possibility of buying the Regions Bank building on the town square for use as additional courtroom space, reports it also wants to look into buying the Big Springs Shopping Center on Lane Parkway as a way to relieve overcrowding at existing courtroom facilities. Regardless of which option it decides to pursue, County Mayor Eugene Ray urged the committee to closely involve local judges in the discussion. Read more in the Shelbyville Times Gazette