July 4th Independence Day

I took a few moments to stop by and pay my respects at the graves of these Revolutionary War Soldiers buried at the Daniel Davisson DAR Cemetery and The Jackson Cemetery. While Independence Day is commonly celebrated with fireworks, parades, concerts, barbecues, family gatherings, fairs, picnics, and political speeches we should do our best to […]

A Neighbor Long Ago…..

In honor of Black History Month. The Historic Clarksburg WV Cemetery Preservation Alliance is sharing information about the Clarksburg WV Colored School. This school was once a neighbor of the Former I.O.O.F. Cemetery on South Chestnut Street. The following was originally posted in a Facebook Group titled You know you’re from Clarksburg, WV when…. courtesy […]