Open House, Tour, & Ribbon Cutting
Drop in for a celebration of reopening of the Gym! A ribbon cutting by Newton County Chamber will take place at 2pm. Designed by female architect Ellamae Ellis League from Macon GA, and built by the Bibb Manufacturing Company in 1938. According to the Nov. 24, 1938 article in The Covington News, "New Gymnasium At Porterdale To Be Dedicated" the building was a gift to the citizens of Porterdale by James H. Porter "in honor of his illustrious father Mr. O.S. Porter, the founder of Porterdale."
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