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Tuesday, July 12, 2016
Upcoming Event - 100th Anniversary of the Great Flood in Marshall, North Carolina
If you are in western North Carolina this weekend, you should check out these great events commemorating the 100th anniversary of the Great Flood in Marshall, North Carolina. My 2nd Great-Aunt Althia Briggs died in this flood with James Guthrie.
Below is a flyer for the commemoration with more information on the July 15th and 17th events:
Below is a link to an article with more information on the 1916 flood: