|Old Paulding County Jail saved from demolition|
|Written by Ed Gebert|
|Friday, March 22, 2013 11:47 AM|
The life of the old jail building seemed to be up back in December when the commissioners announced that they were giving up on the structure, saying it was too expensive to maintain and could be a liability for the county.
Plans were made to demolish the building in January. However, almost immediately, members of the community rallied to try to find a way to save the jail which was in use to incarcerate prisoners in the county from its opening in 1876 until 2007. Since that time, the building was used for storage.
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