The Fentress County Historical Society has announced its schedule for Heritage Days 2019, which will be held Friday and Saturday, April 26 and 27, in historic downtown Jamestown. Friday evening events will be held in the large courtroom of the Fentress County Courthouse and at the stage area behind the courthouse (weather permitting). The program will start at […]

WORLD WAR I to be the Focus of FCHS’s Spring Roundup

The Fentress County Historical Society will present its twenty-seventh annual Spring Heritage Roundup, the last weekend In April. For the first time, what has always been a Saturday event, will begin Friday evening, April 28, with a program commemorating the 100 th anniversary of World War I. To be held at Sergeant Alvin C. York […]

Heritage Day to be held in Fentress County April 30th

For twenty-six years in a row, the Fentress County Historical Society has held a History Week and Roundup event with excellent attendance and participation from local historians, genealogists and visitors from Carolina to California. This year’s one-day event now being billed as Heritage Day Roundup will be at the York Elementary School on April 30, 2016 beginning at 9:00 […]

2014 Fentress County History Roundup

Held April 26 at York Elementary The Fentress County Historical Society held their 23rd annual History Week Roundup on April 26, 2014. The theme for this year was General Stores and Merchants and their impact on our County. There were many excellent displays. Outgoing President Sarah Copley presented copies of the Fentress County Veterans book […]