Sunday Nov 24
The Montgomery Advertiser
State briefs: Choctaws' gambling machines could be destroyed
Tribal Chief Framon Weaver tells AL.com that the one-time gambling hall in Mount Vernon is still pretty much like the Mobile County Sheriff's Department left it after seizing 50 gambling machines.
On the historic Mount Vernon grounds, an already weathered piece of history nears ruin
The grounds of what was Searcy Hospital have been many things. The buildings were in almost constant use since 1830: as an arsenal, barracks, prison camp, mental hospital for African Americans, psychiatric facility for all.