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Old Jail project continues to progress

Published 9:29am Friday, November 1, 2013

The Historical Jail Preservation Corp. is excited about the infusion of the additional funds into our treasury.

Now we will begin to get the drawings needed so we can proceed with our project.

We will be happy to accept any additional sponsors and thier checks can be mailed to the Historic Jail Preservation Corp. 7208 County Road 1 Burlington, OH 45680.

The Jailhouse Rock event raised $5981.50.

The following is a list of sponsors:


Lawrence County Commissioners/Clerk of Courts — $2,000; Historic Jail, concession stand the day of our event — $948.50; Concerned Citizens of the Burlington Area — $500; Dan Fulks — cornbread & beans — $253; DVR Inc. — $200; Dewey D. Sanderson — $150; Glockner Enterprises — $150


Stephen Burcham, Treasurer — $100; Heritage Apartments LLC — $100; Slack & Wallace Funeral Home — $100; Robert G. Payne, CPA — $100; Bob Clyse — $100; Big G Inc. (Picket Concrete)—$100; Rick Eplion Paving — $100; Sharon Gossett Hager, Recorder — $100; Greater Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce — $100; Desco Federal Credit Union — $100; Bernard & Maxine Conwell — $100; Evan & Elizabeth Jenkins — $100; Gordon & Sandra Riley — $100


Guy’s Floor Covering — $50; Joe Hurley Ins. Inc. — $50; Island Rayz Tanning — $50; Screen Doctors — $50; John & Karla Viglianco — $50; Susanne Howard — $50


Casa Grande Inc. $25; Carpet Sensations — $25; Physical Graffiti, Inc. — $25; Fred Fox — $25; Douglas & Ruth Cade — $25; Larry Christian — $20; John Winters — $20; Connie Jefferys — $10; Maxine Shoat — $5


DJ Manufacturing — security bars and installation; Skyboards Outdoor Advertising — billboard ad; Phil Montrose — concession wagon; Armstrong Cable — Channel 4 advertisement; Aaron Jackson — cooking ribs; Edna McClain — sign for “Jailhouse Rock;” Ed Moellendick and James Caldwell — misc. expenses; Johnny Carson — DJ services; Sam’s Club $100 credit; Walmart $50 credit; Herr’s Food — chips;

Heiner’s Bakery — hot dog buns; 7UP, South Point — water; Lowe’s of Burlington — water; Forth Foodfair, South Point — soft drinks; McDonald’s of Burlington — ice; Wendy’s of Burlington — ice; Noreen McKee — two afghans for raffle


Ed Moellendick



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