Lewis County Jail Receives
$15,000 State Grant for New Equipment
September 28, 2023
Lewis County Government has been awarded a $15,000 grant from the State of Tennessee in order to purchase new supplies for the Lewis County Jail. According to Lewis County Mayor, Jonah Keltner, this is a fully funded grant and requires no local match from the county.
“This grant was successfully written by our Jail Administrator, Christie Moore, and it will be used to purchase laptops and printers for training purposes, as well as tactical gear for our Correctional Officers,” stated Captain of Jail Operations, Josh Keltner.
Sheriff Dwayne Kilpatrick reported the new addition of the Lewi...