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Suzanne Williams, Abendschone Chapter Historic Preservation Chair received an award for thirty plus years of volunteer work in historic preservation. She researched and published her book Nebraska and the CCC: Young Men at Their Best, preserving the history of the Civilian Conservation Corps in Nebraska. She interviewed over 150 men who worked in the CCC as young men. Other volunteer work in Eureka Springs is notable for her research for the cemetery, her work at the historic museum, and her research for the annual historic calendars published by a local bank.
On February 12, 2022 at the meeting of the Abendschone Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution, winners of the DAR Good Citizen Award and Scholarship Contest were announced. The winners were Kimberly Lozano Merida of Green Forest High School, Olivia Cross of Eureka Springs High School, and Eden Alyse Wilson of Berryville High School.
The winner of the essay portion of the contest was Eden Alyse Wilson with an essay entitled “Being an American Citizen.” She will be now eligible for Arkansas State DAR Good Citizen Recognition.Continue reading
Abendschone Chapter, NSDAR participates in the Eureka Springs Arkansas Veterans Day Parade.
Abendschone Chapter, NSDAR and the NSDAR Historic Preservation Committee present a Certificate of Award to Gloria Stevens for Excellence in Historic Preservation.
Often our veterans are forgotten and need a little help or an uplifting thought. Many in their later years find themselves in the hospital or nursing home with no family or support system during the holidays. Our community can thank Veterans by remembering them at Christmas time with a simple gift.Continue reading