Moultrie Moment of the Week

Pictured above is the Sullivan Country Club in 1928. Please submit photos to the News Progress for future consideration. Originals will be saved for return or forwarded to Moultrie County Historical Society. If you have any other information, please contact the Moultrie County Historical Society at 217-728- 4085.

Pictured above is the Sullivan Country Club in 1928. Please submit photos to the News Progress for future consideration. Originals will be saved for return or forwarded to Moultrie County Historical Society. If you have any other information, please contact the Moultrie County Historical Society at 217-728- 4085.

Moultrie Moment of the Week

Pictured above is the Lovington Centennial in 1950. Pictured are Connie Bowers with John Bowers and her granddaughter Sharon Foley Kirkwood. Please submit photos to the News Progress for future consideration. Originals will be saved for return or forwarded to Moultrie County Historical Society. If you have any other information, please contact the Moultrie County Historical Society at 217-728- 4085.

Pictured above is the Lovington Centennial in 1950. Pictured are Connie Bowers with John Bowers and her granddaughter Sharon Foley Kirkwood. Please submit photos to the News Progress for future consideration. Originals will be saved for return or forwarded to Moultrie County Historical Society. If you have any other information, please contact the Moultrie County Historical Society at 217-728- 4085.

Moultrie Moment of the Week

Pictured above is the Memorial Arch that stood on the NW corner of the square during & after WWI. It listed all the local men who served. It was torn down after the war.. Please submit photos to the News Progress for future consideration. Originals will be saved for return or forwarded to Moultrie County Historical Society. If you have any other information, please contact the Moultrie County Historical Society at 217-728- 4085.

Pictured above is the Memorial Arch that stood on the NW corner of the square during & after WWI. It listed all the local men who served. It was torn down after the war.. Please submit photos to the News Progress for future consideration. Originals will be saved for return or forwarded to Moultrie County Historical Society. If you have any other information, please contact the Moultrie County Historical Society at 217-728- 4085.

Moultrie Moment of the Week

Pictured above is Landers Seed Co. 1960s. This was located on S. Hamilton St. on what is now the IGA & Ace Hardware parking lot. The building burned down in 1972. Please submit photos to the News Progress for future consideration. Originals will be saved for return or forwarded to Moultrie County Historical Society. If you have any other information, please contact the Moultrie County Historical Society at 217-728- 4085.

Pictured above is Landers Seed Co. 1960s. This was located on S. Hamilton St. on what is now the IGA & Ace Hardware parking lot. The building burned down in 1972. Please submit photos to the News Progress for future consideration. Originals will be saved for return or forwarded to Moultrie County Historical Society. If you have any other information, please contact the Moultrie County Historical Society at 217-728- 4085.

Moultrie Moment of the Week

Pictured above is a photo of the Arthur Town Band getting ready for a parade. This photo was taken circa 1910-1919. Please submit photos to the News Progress for future consideration. Originals will be saved for return or forwarded to Moultrie County Historical Society. If you have any other information, please contact the Moultrie County Historical Society at 217-728- 4085.

Pictured above is a photo of the Arthur Town Band getting ready for a parade. This photo was taken circa 1910-1919. Please submit photos to the News Progress for future consideration. Originals will be saved for return or forwarded to Moultrie County Historical Society. If you have any other information, please contact the Moultrie County Historical Society at 217-728- 4085.

Moultrie Moment of the Week

Pictured above is the building located at 117 E. Harrison, Sullivan. Photo was taken in 1947. Names of people are unknown. A few years later is was purchased by the city to serve as their police & fire dept. In 1975, MCHGS purchased the building and transformed it into the Heritage Center that houses the museum, library and offices. The building is over 100 years old.. Please submit photos to the News Progress for future consideration. Originals will be saved for return or forwarded to Moultrie County Historical Society. If you have any other information, please contact the Moultrie County Historical Society at 217-728- 4085.

Pictured above is the building located at 117 E. Harrison, Sullivan. Photo was taken in 1947. Names of people are unknown. A few years later is was purchased by the city to serve as their police & fire dept. In 1975, MCHGS purchased the building and transformed it into the Heritage Center that houses the museum, library and offices. The building is over 100 years old.. Please submit photos to the News Progress for future consideration. Originals will be saved for return or forwarded to Moultrie County Historical Society. If you have any other information, please contact the Moultrie County Historical Society at 217-728- 4085.

Moultrie Moment of the Week

Pictured above is the intersection of Route 32 and State Street in Lovington in the 1930s. The brick Standard Station on the right is where the fire department is now. Many thanks to Vicki Binder for sharing this rare photo.. Please submit photos to the News Progress for future consideration. Originals will be saved for return or forwarded to Moultrie County Historical Society. If you have any other information, please contact the Moultrie County Historical Society at 217-728- 4085.

Pictured above is the intersection of Route 32 and State Street in Lovington in the 1930s. The brick Standard Station on the right is where the fire department is now. Many thanks to Vicki Binder for sharing this rare photo.. Please submit photos to the News Progress for future consideration. Originals will be saved for return or forwarded to Moultrie County Historical Society. If you have any other information, please contact the Moultrie County Historical Society at 217-728- 4085.

Moultrie Moment of the Week

Pictured above is the Tom West building in Arthur circa 1949. Please submit photos to the News Progress for future consideration. Originals will be saved for return or forwarded to Moultrie County Historical Society. If you have any other information, please contact the Moultrie County Historical Society at 217-728- 4085.

Pictured above is the Tom West building in Arthur circa 1949. Please submit photos to the News Progress for future consideration. Originals will be saved for return or forwarded to Moultrie County Historical Society. If you have any other information, please contact the Moultrie County Historical Society at 217-728- 4085.

Moultrie Moment of the Week

Pictured above is the Centennial Group from 1950. Please submit photos to the News Progress for future consideration. Originals will be saved for return or forwarded to Moultrie County Historical Society. If you have any other information, please contact the Moultrie County Historical Society at 217-728- 4085.

Pictured above is the Centennial Group from 1950. Please submit photos to the News Progress for future consideration. Originals will be saved for return or forwarded to Moultrie County Historical Society. If you have any other information, please contact the Moultrie County Historical Society at 217-728- 4085.

Moultrie Moment of the Week

Pictured above is Jo Ann Foster (center). She was the girl’s basketball coach in Bethany. The year that this photo was taken is unknown. Please submit photos to the News Progress for future consideration. Originals will be saved for return or forwarded to Moultrie County Historical Society. If you have any other information, please contact the Moultrie County Historical Society at 217-728- 4085.

Pictured above is Jo Ann Foster (center). She was the girl’s basketball coach in Bethany. The year that this photo was taken is unknown. Please submit photos to the News Progress for future consideration. Originals will be saved for return or forwarded to Moultrie County Historical Society. If you have any other information, please contact the Moultrie County Historical Society at 217-728- 4085.