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Women’s Suffrage Celebration

Carroll County held a Woman’s Suffrage Celebration on Aug. 26 on the east side of the courthouse in observation of the 100th year since it became the 19th amendment. Organizing the event was Pastor Wilma Pearson. Tronza Willis sang the National Anthem with a prayer given by Sharon Oglesby. County Mayor Joseph Butler read about the act and the historic vote by the Tennessee Legislature that caused it to be ratified.

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