LOCAL HISTORY STORIES
"History is a symphony of echoes heard and unheard.
It is a poem with events as verses."
Web Featured HiStories
Parish House - an example of a "Craftsman" style bungalow
Newsletter Featured HiStories
"Footprints in the Sugar - A History of the Great Western Sugar Company" written by Candy Hamilton, former Johnstown resident
Sandy Bennett's Society Presidential Inaugural Address. She is related to the Parishes!
On the occasion of the Historical Society's 20th Anniversary, Karen Griffith writes her Memories of the Early Days.
Our quarterly newsletter includes a great deal of wonderful historical information including...
- Pictures of all recent JHS events
- Details of upcoming events
- Happenings at the Parish House
- Genealogy research tips
- Board of Directors' biographies
- Reports from the President and committees
- Summaries of Quarterly Members' Meeting and other events.
- Stories, Stories, Stories!!
In fact, most stories collected by Johnstown Historical Society never make it to this web site. Newsletters can only be received through a membership. (Printable Membership form)