"Scioto Salt Works" Now On Web
A brand-new item on this website is the "Scioto
Salt Works" history of Jackson County, Ohio - "A
Chronology". This vast amount of information was compiled by J.
Michael and Deanna P. Stroth, both members of the Jackson Historical
Society. They have worked on this for years and have graciously allowed
the society to publish it here.
WesBanco Helps With Powell Plaza Project
to a generous donation from WesBanco recently, the Jackson Historical
Society has purchase five period street lights for the Powell Plaza.
Society members and city workers were involved in getting the area ready
for the installation of the lights.
years of hard work, the Jackson Historical Society has nearly completed the
historic Round House and the Powell Memorial Plaza. The society hopes to
add new benches, planters and waste receptacles for the area.
The plaza is located
on Main Street in downtown Jackson, Ohio, next to the courthouse. For
more photos of the restoration and dedication, please visit the Photo Gallery page.
Furnace Fall Festival Set October 31
There are several events planned at Buckeye Furnace for
2009. The 2009 Fall Festival is scheduled for Saturday, October 31st.
Check back here for more details as plans develop or
visit the Buckeye