Walking through history – Museum hosts annual cemetery event

Published 12:00 am Sunday, October 3, 2021

The Lawrence County Historical Society hosted their annual Historic Cemetery Walk on Sept. 25.

It was a return to normal for the event, which takes place at Woodland Cemetery, following last year’s cancellation due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

A virtual event was held in its place last year.

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People from the community portrayed the notable figures buried on the grounds and told their stories to the visitors.

The museum has more events planned for the year, including a Christmas tea and the return of their walking tour of the city’s historic churches, museum trustee Nicole Cox said.