|Posted by Monica Vaughn on February 24, 2014 at 11:05 PM||comments (1)|
The Historical Society now has a Facebook page. Please follow Webb City Historical Society on FB to get the latest information on upcoming events.
|Posted by Monica Vaughn on January 25, 2014 at 10:00 PM||comments (0)|
New Board Members were elected at the Annual Membership meeting and Jennifer James presented an interesting account of the history of the Webb City School District. She provided pictures of most of the early school buildings, and explained how each was consolidated into the present district.
|Posted by Monica Vaughn on January 1, 2014 at 10:35 PM||comments (0)|
There will be an Annual Membership Meeting with Elections of Board members on Saturday, January 25, 2014. Meeting will begin at 2:00pm at the Clubhouse, 115 N. Madison
Meeting will include snacks and a special program by Jennifer James about the history of Webb City Schools.
Open to all members.
Membership dues are still payable, by sending dues to PO Box 1, Webb City MO 64870
|Posted by Monica Vaughn on July 25, 2013 at 3:30 PM||comments (0)|
There will be a meeting of Historical Society members on Thursday July 25, 2013 at 6:00pm at the Clubhouse.
|Posted by Monica Vaughn on October 17, 2012 at 10:40 AM||comments (0)|
Kay Hively with the Newtonia Battlefields Preservation Association speaks about the organization and their efforts to save the 2 battlefields and the Richey Mansion.
|Posted by Monica Vaughn on August 22, 2012 at 6:30 PM||comments (0)|
The Webb City Historical Society will meet on Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at 6:30pm, at the Clubhouse.
Guest speaker Kay Hively will tell about the Newtonia Battlefields Association and their efforts to perserve the sites of 2 civil war battles, as well as the Ritchie Homestead and museum. The organization commemorates 150 years this month.
Everyone is welcome.
Refreshments will be served.
There will be a short business meeting.
For more information, please contact MVaughn at email@example.com
|Posted by Monica Vaughn on June 26, 2012 at 11:10 PM||comments (0)|
The Webb City Historical Society held an Ice Cream Social and membership drive, hosted by Bob and Frances Nichols, on Sunday, June 24, 2012. Over 50 people were in attendance. Rob Pommert entertained on Guitar, and Tom and Mary Hamsher lead tours through the Minerva Candy Store that is currently under renovations. More photos of the event are posted in the photo tab above.
|Posted by Monica Vaughn on June 2, 2012 at 3:15 PM||comments (0)|
The Historical Society will hold an Ice Cream Social and Membership Drive event on Sunday, June 24 at 7:00pm.
The public is welcome to visit the Courtyard at the Middlewest Building, 1 Main Street, for ice cream, lemonade and visiting with members of the Webb City Historical Society. There will be music and maybe an activity.
Membership is $10 per individual and $15 per family.
This event is free.
For more information, please call Monica Vaughn at 417-673-0220.
See you there.
|Posted by Monica Vaughn on January 27, 2012 at 1:30 AM||comments (0)|
Check out this story about the Minerva Candy Company and the efforts to restore it to usefulness.