Mt. Zion Baptist Church


by Ron Thomas The HCHG dedicated its first historical marker in a ceremony at Mt. Zion Baptist Church in Haleburg on July 24, 2004.  Located on Stovall Drive, the historic church was established and the building erected in 1871 by freed slaves.  The church structure stands today in much the same form as when it was build, and many…

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Newville Historical Marker

The dedication of the Newville Historical Marker was held in Newville, Alabama. Generous Friends of Newville contributed the cost of the Marker. The families of J. Cleveland Kirkland and Joel Shelley donated a lot in Newville for the marker and it  is being developed as the Newville Historical Park.

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