Pike County to celebrate bicentennial in December

first_img The Pike County Chamber of Commerce hosted a meeting of community representatives Monday morning to discuss plans for Pike County’s bicentennial celebration that will culminate on December 17, 2021.Pike County was formed on December 17, 1821, from Henry and Montgomery counties. The newly formed Pike County was named in honor of General Zebulon Pike, an explorer who led an expedition to southern Colorado and discovered Pikes Peak in 1806.Dana Sanders, chamber president, said plans include a display of historical photographs from throughout the county. Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson Please enable JavaScript to view the comments powered by Disqus. Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits Latest Stories You Might Like Allen to run for secretary of state Wes Allen announced on Thursday he will seek election in the 2022 race for Alabama’s secretary of state. Allen, R-Troy,… read more Other Pike County Bicentennial events and activities may be planned at towns and communities throughout the county. By Jaine Treadwell Print Article The Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies… Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day Brenda Campbell, Johnson Center for the Arts director, said each artist will be invited to submit up to five works for display.“The artists’ exhibition will be in September with the date to be set,” Campbell said. “As of now, the artists’ show will not be a competition, just an opportunity to come and enjoy the talents of the many artists here in Pike County.” Pike County to celebrate bicentennial in December Sponsored Content Published 9:29 pm Monday, May 10, 2021 Around the WebMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Blood Sugar BlasterIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Patriot Health ZoneHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential Health32-second Stretch Ends Back Pain & Sciatica (Watch)Healthier LivingThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancel By The Penny Hoarder Book Nook to reopen Email the author Next Up“We are inviting people to submit copies of historical photographs of places and events to the Pike County Chamber office at 100 Industrial Boulevard to be included in the display,” Sanders said. “The photographs will not be returned so we will only accept copies.”Sanders said the historic photographs will be displayed at the Pike County Fair in early October and at the Peanut Butter Festival in downtown Brundidge on the last Saturday in October and also at a downtown location in Troy.At this time, other plans for Pike County’s Bicentennial Celebration include the placement of a maker recognizing the historic event and a display of works by local artists at The Studio in downtown Troy.last_img read more

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