Traditional Memorial Day ceremonies, along with an old-fashioned “Decoration Day” event, will be held in Albion on Memorial Day next Monday, March 28.
A Memorial Day worship service will be held at 10:30 a.m. in the First Baptist Church, followed at 11:15 a.m. by the Memorial Day ceremony on the Boone County Courthouse grounds.
At 1 p.m., the “Decoration Day and the Civil War” program will begin in Albion’s Fuller Park near the County Museum. This event will include a Civil War re-enactment by Company F aof the 4th Arkansas Infantry, CSA, who will set up an authentic Civil War campsite. Tours of the museum will also be available.