Governor Overrides Lawmakers to Approve YOI Contract

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Governor Asa Hutchinson overrode lawmakers on Friday and says he plans to hire Indiana Company, Youth Investment Opportunities. YOI will run five state youth facilities with the $15.8 million contract, despite lawmakers voting against the review in a 9-5 vote. Senator Terry Rice said, "for clarification to the mentioned vote of 9 against to 5 […]

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Tammy Teague

Tammy Teague

Mansfield native, with roots in Scott County. Daughter, sister, wife and Christian. Education: 1995 MHS graduate; 1999 Arkansas Tech University Graduate - BA in Journalism. Career: Managing Editor - The Citizen; Copy Writer - Southwest Times Record; 20+ years experience in the news.

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