Category Archives: Announcements

Announcements of Historical Society events and items of interest.

New Publication: The Mitchells of Fifty Six

The Mitchells of Fifty Six The Stone County Historical Society has recently published this compilation of family stories written by Patsy Mitchell Newcomb. The stories are delightful to read and tell of life in that area from the early 1900’s … Continue reading

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2014 Officers Elected

The Stone County Historical Society met Jan. 12 to conduct business that had originally been set for the final quarterly meeting of 2013 but had to be postponed because of snow. Officers for 2014 were elected as follows:  Fred Ward, … Continue reading

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Onia History Book Now Available

A new publication, “Onia: A history of a small community in Stone County,” is now available from the Stone County Historical Society. It includes stories about descendants of Ben and Malissa Balentine, who came to Stone County in 1873, the … Continue reading

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