The Hempstead County Historical Society will be holding a meeting on Tuesday evening October 23, 2018 at the Presbyterian Church in Washington, Arkansas at 7pm. Everyone is welcome.
The evening program will be presented by Jan Whatley on the history of the DeAnn community and White Oak Grove Missionary Baptist Church in the eastern section of Hempstead County.
Whatley is the Dean of Arts, Humanities, and Education at the University of Arkansas at Hope-Texarkana and a resident of the DeAnn area. All are welcome to attend.
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.