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June 3, 2017 Walking Tour features W.C. Handy

Our third walking tour of 2017 will introduce you to the town W.C. Handy lived in for about 10 years. Beginning at the Depot, 101 N. Water St., and meandering throughout the downtown area, historian Frank Nally, will weave tales of Handy’s time in Henderson. Join us at 10 am on Saturday, June 3, and stroll […]

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May 6 walking tour features Riverwalk

Our second walking tour of 2017 will celebrate the beautiful Riverwalk beginning at the Depot, 101 N. Water St., and ending at Merritt Drive and 12th Street. Led by historian Frank Nally, the stories will focus on events that happened on the riverfront, and people who lived there. Join us at 10 am on Saturday, May 6, […]

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May 2017 tour features beautiful Riverwalk

Our second walking tour of 2017 will celebrate the beautiful Riverwalk beginning at the Depot, 101 N. Water St., and ending at Merritt Drive and 12th Street. Led by historian Frank Nally, the stories will focus on events that happened on the riverfront, and people who lived there. Join us at 10 am on Saturday, May 6, […]

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Spooks and Legends Tour 2015

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This is the first year our Spooks and Legends tour was threatened by thunderstorms, but all was not lost as we kicked into high gear and produced an “indoor” walking tour complete with video and theatrical presentations, and an audience-participation contest where winners had to determine which stories were fact, fiction, or legends. Thanks to […]

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J.R. Pike survived Battle of Ormoc Bay

J.R. Pike, gunners mate aboard the US Sumner, survived the Battle of Ormoc Bay during World War II. This battle has gone down in history as the only naval engagement during the war in which the enemy brought to bear every type of weapon available. Pike survived a suicide plane that crashed 10 ft. behind […]

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Veteran stories

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Spooks and Legends Tour

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Reserve your tickets today for the Depot Community Room’s annual Spooks and Legends Tour. Tickets are $5 each. Tours leave the Depot this Saturday, Oct. 26, at 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. They last about 1.5 hours and cover about 1.9 miles of easy walking. Meet an 1835 prankster, a teacher who created a celebration, […]

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Fernwood Cemetery Tour 2013

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Susan Bush Hopkins, daughter of General Samuel Hopkins, was portrayed by Lara Culiver Goldey during the Depot Community Room’s Fernwood Cemetery Tour, Saturday, September 14, 2013.

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