Bledsoe County inmates to tend garden

Apr 8, 2012 Read more: The Chattanooga Times Free Press

PIKEVILLE, Tenn. -- A cloudless sky overhead, freshly turned soil beneath their orange flip-flops and Crocs, a dozen inmates at the Bledsoe County Detention Center pick clumps of grass and rocks from the dirt to ready the jail's first garden for planting.

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#1 Apr 22, 2012
Well I have seen some of the dirt around there when they was building the new jail and it looked to me like it was nothing but red clay but I wish them luck I hope they have a successful garden but a garden really needs good top soil

Lutz, FL

#2 May 17, 2012
I hope this doesn't go up in smoke.

Decatur, AL

#3 May 17, 2012
They need to grow medical marijuana, but they will probably be growing pumpkins.

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