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Forrest County Board formally announces name of new jail

Hattiesburg (WDAM)- The Forrest County Board of Supervisors formally announced the name of the new Forrest County jail Thursday.

In honor of Forrest County Sheriff, Billy McGee, the new prison will be named the "Billy McGee Law Enforcement Complex.".

When presented with a special plaque McGee commented "there are so many other worthy people, but no sheriff is as lucky as I am to work with such kind constituents."

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