Convicted Felon in West Tennessee Sentenced to Seven Years in Federal Prison for Firearm Possession

Officials with the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Western District of Tennessee have sentenced an- already convicted felon to 88 months in prison for possessing a firearm. Acting U.S. Attorney Joseph C. Murphy Jr. identified the man as Orlando Mays, 41.

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Audit: Haywood County Courthouse Needs Better Security

It’s too easy to get inside certain parts of the Haywood County Courthouse, according to an audit Tennessee Comptrollers released this week. While the audit itself doesn’t explicitly say so, this could pose security concerns. “Our examination disclosed that county officials did not adequately control access to the courthouse offices.…

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