South of the Border:A tradition of community gatherings continues in the Sweet Grass Hills
December 4, 2019
Columnist's note: In the past three weeks two community gatherings were held at Liberty Hall in Whitlash. The Hall is a 103-year old community meeting place, the first building completed when more than a century ago the old town site was abandoned and moved to the current location. The hall was built before a permanent church building, though a congregation was already functioning. Early settlers recognized the need for community-wide gatherings and built a suitable place for them to happen.
Through the years get-togethers included traveling and local musical/dramatic presentations, funeral...