woodbury: Localism- tributes to local heroes of war - 10/18/07 07:39 AM

These are pictures of memorials in our town of local men who have lost their lives in battle. Included here is my uncle Harold. He was the youngest of 4 boys and was newly married when he was drafted to Vietnam. He didn't make it very long there before he was killed. He was among many on the front lines. It is such a heartache to loose someone to war.
Also, more recently we lost a young man in Iraq. Frank B Walkup IV was killed in action this past year. He was a 1st Lt. in United States Army Infantry where he was … (4 comments)

woodbury: Cannon County Courthouse - 10/18/07 07:28 AM

I love the charm of the old buildings in my town so I thought I would share them on the localism section of AR! The original courthouse burned in 1934 and this one was erected in 1935. The present Cannon County Courthouse features a striking Colonial Revival design by the Nashville architect George Waller and is listed in the National Register of Historic Places. Inside you will find the walls lined with local veterans that have served in our nation's military branches. The monument out front is a tribute to a few local heroes that have died in war and includes my uncle Harold Lawton … (3 comments)

woodbury: History Alive in Woodbury! - 09/28/07 05:44 PM
This is my homeplace where I grew up. My grandparents owned this home for many years and after they passed away, the property changed hands to my uncle. He has done a great job keeping the nostalgic air of the house. Capt. John C. New, of Cannon County who served in the Confederate Army once lived in this house. It is one of many historical homes in Woodbury.

woodbury: Charming Brick Home in Beaver Dam Estates - 09/19/07 03:08 PM

woodbury: Coming Events in Cannon County - 07/03/07 04:41 PM
Coming Attractions at the Cannon County Arts Center
2007 Youth Theatre
August 3-18
From the author of Always Patsy Cline, this hilarious trio of ladies will take you to your own piece of country music heaven.  "Stand by Your Man", "Coal Miner's Daughter", "9 to 5", and "Harper Valley PTA" are just a few of the hits that you will experience on the wings of Honky Tonk Angels. Call the Cannon County Art Center for ticket information.
Concert by William Howse and Jack Pearson
August 24 at 7:30PM
This blues powerhouse duo have been playing together for more than 20 years.  The combination of their exceptional talent … (0 comments)


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