Veterans Day

The Herron Center honored Randolph County military veterans November 11 with a hot meal, a program, and time for fellowship. Bill Carroll and Carol Carroll, both of whom are veterans of military service and Herron Center supporters, told of the history of black Americans in U.S. military history from the pre-revolutionary Boston Massacre up to…

Pie Auction

Political Speaking and Pie Auction

The Herron Center Candidate Speaking and Pie Auction will be held Friday night, April 28, 2006. “Finger Food Social” will be from 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. Candidate speaking starts at 7:00. Politicians will be given about 3 minutes each, and pies will be auctioned between speeches.

4-H Team Creates Herron Center Sildeshow

4-H Team Creates Herron Center Sildeshow

Elizabeth Bennett, right, president of the Randolph County 4-H Technology Team, presents a slidewhos of photos taken at the March 4 “Hog Killin’” to Pat Johnson, president of the Herron Center board of directors. The four-minute presentation was created by Elizabeth in honor of the Herron Center celebratio of Black History Month and Randolph County…

March 16: Herron Center Board Meets

The following items came before the Herron Center Board of Directors at their March 16th meeting: The annual Relay For Life event will be held at Riverfront Park June 2. All money raised goes to the American Cancer Society, mostly for research. There will be a cancer survivors dinner at Outlook Pointe the week before…

Mule Train

Mule Train

School children from Maynard and Pocahontas sit and listen attentively as Debbie Young talks about the “Mule Train” at the Eddie Mae Herron Center in Pocahontas last week as part of the Center’s celebration of Black History Month.

2006 Black History Month

Events were¬†Co-Sponsored by Eddie Mae Herron Center and Black River Technical College February 2 & 3 Soap Making Demonstration presented by Jerry Hall February 6, 8 & 10 The Story of Rosa Parks presented by Debbie Beck. February 13, 15 & 17 Quilt making & Herron Center Tours February 20 & 22 Community Potluck Documentary…