Hempstead County Historical Meeting Tuesday May 22, 2018

By Submitted, 05/16/18 7:13 AM

The Hempstead County Historical Society will be holding a meeting on Tuesday evening May 22, 2018 at the Presbyterian Church in Washington, Arkansas at 7pm. Everyone is welcome. The evening program will be by local historian and retired archivist Peggy Lloyd. Lloyd will speak on her research of the Howard County Race Riot that occurred in part of Howard and northwestern Hempstead County in the late 19th century.
The Historical Society seeks to bring awareness to the rich heritage and history of Hempstead County. Come and share your history with us.
If you have any questions concerning the event itself call 870-703-8256 or email hempsteadhistory@gmail.com.