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Annual Celebratory Burn at Greenbank’s

Come join Hol­lis Prior and Dave Hous­ton on Sun­day, Jan­u­ary 12 at 1:00, to help cel­e­brate and honor the work that has been done at the his­toric park in Greenbank’s Hol­low. There will be the tra­di­tional bon­fire, burn­ing brush that … Con­tinue read­ing

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Thaddeus Stevens in the Limelight–Early Life in Danville

By Paul Chouinard Thad­deus Stevens has recently been fea­tured in Steven Spielberg’s, Lin­coln, released nation­wide on Novem­ber 16, 2012, and was nom­i­nated for twelve Oscar nom­i­na­tions. In Spielberg’s film, based on Amer­i­can his­to­rian Doris Kearns Goodwin’s, Team of Rivals: The … Con­tinue read­ing

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Ken-Ducky Derby at Greenbank’s Hollow on Sunday, August 19

If you haven’t seen him already, stop by and visit Hol­lis, the Duck Man, when you see him sell­ing rub­ber ducky num­bers for the first 50–50 Ken-Ducky Derby to be held August 19 at the park at 1:00. The price … Con­tinue read­ing

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Boy Scouts add muscle power to put new trail at Greenbank’s Hollow

Boy Scouts and their lead­ers helped project lead­ers David Hous­ton and Hol­lis Prior to com­plete another long term project at the Greenbank’s Hol­low His­toric Park. The work was hard, but all the plan­ning and mate­r­ial were ready and the mus­cle … Con­tinue read­ing

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The Greenbank’s Hollow Historic Park Site Nears Completion

By Sharon Lakey On a rainy Octo­ber day, 2011, Dave Hous­ton and Hol­lis Prior, com­mit­tee heads for the Greenbank’s Hol­low His­tor­i­cal Park, met a bus­load of Danville sec­ond graders at the cov­ered bridge. The chil­dren lined both sides under cover … Con­tinue read­ing

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Who’s going to remember your story?

Here is a sweet, lit­tle video shot out at Greenbank’s Hol­low. I think you’ll rec­og­nize these char­ac­ters. Click here: ?Keep your story alive

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