Thursday, June 18, 2020

When the Jail Flooded the Courtroom

When architects decided that the new courthouse being built in 1959 should have a courtroom on the second floor and a jail on the third floor, apparently no one thought about this. This article and photos from early 1977 were produced by Mike Dowty, St. Tammany News Banner newspaper.  Click on the images to make them larger and more readable.