Working To Eliminate Litter

To help promote keeping litter picked up in Jackson County, Sheriff Marty Hinson and Keep Tennessee Beautiful representative Sheriff’s department Correctional Officer Sandy Warren traveled to the public schools donating a book entitled “Nancy and Sluggo Love Tennessee” promoting keeping Tennessee Beautiful.

The inmates help keep the highways and the county roads clean, trash from just normal paper, tires, bottles, cardboard, beer cans and debris. Warren takes inmates out daily to pick up litter throughout the county and averages on a monthly basis about 20,000 lbs.

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