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The monthly programs are only part of the activities of the society. Cemetery walks, re-inactments, talking to school children and hosting open houses add to their enjoyment of sharing local history.

Society Member Activities

Mission Statement: It is the hope of the volunteers and members of the Newton County Historical Society will bring together those people interested in the history of Newton County, and will promote an understanding and appreciation for the people and community of  Newton County through research, preservation, restoration, education and publications.

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