Mount Pleasant Area Historical Society News

December 4, 2018 Mt. Pleasant Historical Society to host Holiday Town Tour

November 24, 2018 Mt. Pleasant hosts Christmas parade, Candlelight Procession

November 23, 2018 Mt. Pleasant BDA prepares for fifth annual cookie tour

September 30, 2018 Mt. Pleasant fest brings glass heritage into focus

August 3, 2018 Mt. Pleasant historical society to hold car show

December 2, 2017 Mt. Pleasant Light Up Night events focused around Veteran’s Park

August 3, 2017 Ghosts of Mt. Pleasant’s past to walk streets

July 28, 2017 Mt. Pleasant ghost tour promises history and humor

April 22, 2017 ‘Spring Tea’ event to benefit Mt. Pleasant historical society

April 4, 2017 Mt. Pleasant Glass Museum working to find homes for collection

March 14, 2017 Mt. Pleasant historian compiles list of veterans

December 9, 2016 Beautiful decorations adorn homes on annual holiday tours

September 3, 2016 Mt. Pleasant Historical Society’s high school anniversary book project wages onward

June 23, 2016 Open house planned at Overly House

June 11, 2016 Historical society selling T-shirts

June 7, 2016 Mt. Pleasant picnic to be held at Idlewild

May 19, 2016 Mt. Pleasant cemetery to be cleaned up Saturday

April 29, 2016 Lozier honored as Citizen of the year

April 8, 2016 Mt. Pleasant unveils street sign in honor of a former police chief

April 7, 2016 Street name honors fallen Mt. Pleasant police officer

April 3, 2016 Nearly 110 years later, Mt. Pleasant to honor ‘fallen hero’

March 28, 2016 Mt. Pleasant street to be named after slain police officer

February 20, 2016 Lozier is Mt. Pleasant’s Rotary Citizen of the Year

January 16, 2016 Submissions sought for Mt. Pleasant book

December 23, 2015   Mt. Pleasant Area Historical Society displays evidence of long-ago act of goodwill

December 16, 2015   Mt. Pleasant Area Historical Society turns 20

December 16, 2015   Mt. Pleasant Borough-based group names new president, officers

December 13, 2015   Weather aids Mt. Pleasant Area Historical Society Holiday Town Tour

December 5, 2015    Mt. Pleasant Holiday Town Tour expands

December 2, 2015    ‘Holiday Town Tour’ is Dec. 2 in Mt. Pleasant area

December 2, 2015    Holiday parade, other events planned in Mt. Pleasant

September 16, 2015   Non-profits look forward to Mt. Pleasant festival

August 19, 2015  ‘Mt. Pleasant Room’ opens doors to borough’s past

August 19, 2015  War flag is Mt. Pleasant facility’s centerpiece relic

June 17, 2015    New multimedia room to serve multiple purposes in Mt. Pleasant

June 10, 2015    Mt. Pleasant school and community picnic is June 16th

June 10, 2015    Civil War veterans’ memorial is dedicated at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery

June 3, 2015     Civil War veterans memorial to be dedicated in Mt. Pleasant

May 25, 2015       Late Mt. Pleasant police chief’s name is added to national memorial

May 13, 2015      Mount Pleasant Area Historical Society seeks content for school book

March 25, 2015      Mt. Pleasant Area Historical Society makes its mark for Civil War veterans

February 18, 2015    Slain Mt. Pleasant police chief is set for national honor

January 7, 2015    Man crafts memorial for Mt. Pleasant Cemetery’s Civil War veterans

December 9, 2014   Mt. Pleasant Historical Society to host Christmas Home Tour

December 3, 2014   Historical Society to host tour

Nov12, 2014           Mt. Pleasant’s Christmas events are scheduled

Nov 8, 2014            Veterans Day programs in Westmoreland, Fayette counties

October 29, 2014    Mt. Pleasant Cemetery to serve as site of Civil War ceremony

Sept 17, 2014         Overly House renovation nears completion

Sept 17, 2014         Mt. Pleasant Journal editions are obtained by local library

August 27, 2014      Ethel Cooper is Mt. Pleasant Borough’s citizen of the month

July 9, 2014            Mt. Pleasant police chief signs off on Pore campaign

June 4, 2014           Cemetery Walk offers entertaining education in Mt. Pleasant

June 4, 2014           Stone speaks to memory of Mt. Pleasant’s Denver Braden Pore

May 28, 2014          Step back in time in Mt. Pleasant

May 27, 2014 Volunteers right fallen gravestones at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery

May 27, 2014          Annual cemetery walk set in Mt. Pleasant Saturday

May 7, 2014            Men work to right Mt. Pleasant girl’s gravestone

March 26, 2014        Father. son to spread tale of slain Mt. Pleasant police chief

March 26, 2014        Mt. Pleasant woman donates photos of Pore couple

March 11, 2014        Mt. Pleasant Rotary makes donations to community organizations

February 3, 2014      Mt. Pleasant historian seeks recognition for deceased borough police officer

January 30, 2014      Mt. Pleasant historian seeks to honor victim of century-old tragedy

December 13, 2013   Mt. Pleasant holiday tour to feature homes, more

December 4, 2013    11th annual Holiday Homes Tour to be held Dec. 14th in Mt. Pleasant

November 13, 2013  Mt. Pleasant area nonprofits receive funding for community projects

November 6, 2013    Mt. Pleasant Area Historical Society’s newsletter, Facebook page gain interest

October 2, 2013       Mt. Pleasant area groups take part in “Day of Giving’

June 27, 2013          Descendents of storied Mt. Pleasant family get local history lesson

June 12, 2013          Mt. Pleasant Schools and Community Picnic is Tuesday

May 29, 2013          Cemetery Walk planned for Saturday in Mt. Pleasant

April 10, 2013          Snyder is Mt. Pleasant Rotary Club’s 2012 Citizen of the Year

April 8, 2013            Driven, dedicated, dependable describe Snyder

April 2, 2013            Rotary Club calendar sales benefit Mt. Pleasant area nonprofits

January 17, 2013     Braddock Road tour stops await visitor input in Mt. Pleasant area


June 9, 2012 Mt. Pleasant Historical Society guest has ‘inquisitive mind’

April 24, 2012 Mt. Pleasant Historical Society views the Depression captured on film


September 28, 2011 Mt. Pleasant Historical Society breakfast will benefit log homes


January 19, 2010 Mt. Pleasant Historical Society offers new collectible


May 19, 2004 Looking for some help: Funding needed for log cabin restoration


June 7, 2002 Mount Pleasant historical society office opens

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