•February 14, 2018•
By Mike Brothers
Captured Moments, the new pictorial history of Moultrie County, launches discounted pre-sales Feb. 15 at the Moultrie County Historical and Genealogical Society Heritage Center in Sullivan.
The hardbound full color book covers Moultrie County’s history from Native Americans to 2017 with Janet Roney and Pat Cribbit putting together the 197 page pictorial history of the area in under a year.
“We have posted historic photographs on FaceBook and the post of the 1900s eclipse this year received 5000 hits,” Cribbit said. “So we knew people were interested.”
She has sorted through the thousands of photos from the historical society files to include 32 color photographs among the 300 featured in Captured Moments.
Roney and Gail Price discovered intriguing and sometimes controversial documents while researching the first four chapters of the narrative. Read More