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Old Kyle Jail


Monday, April 2nd, 2012

Little wooden jail a reminder of Kyle’s rowdy past

It’s hard to imagine now, but Kyle used to be a rollicking little frontier town with saloons and regular drunken brawls in the streets. According to the local history books, as the new town of Kyle grew it garnered the reputation as one of the wildest towns in the area.