Historical marker dedicated

Editor: Shannon Cottongame October 26, 2022 A Texas Historical Commission historical marker was dedicated at Whitney's Bethlehem Cemetery Saturday, October 22. The new marker reads: "In 1879, a group of farmers and businessmen established a new community, Baptist church and cemetery near the new town of Whitney. The Bethlehem community attracted nearby families who moved … Continue reading Historical marker dedicated

Marker to be dedicated at area cemetary

Editor: Shannon Cottongame October 13, 2021 The Texas Historical Commission (THC) has recognized the Covington Cemetery as a significant part of Texas history by awarding it an Official Texas Historical Marker. The designation honors the Covington Cemetery as an important and educational part of local history. A dedication ceremony to commemorate the event will be … Continue reading Marker to be dedicated at area cemetary