There was a time when district judges carried shotguns in DeWitt County. Why?
Here’s how you can find out.
From 4 to 6 on Saturday, Oct. 24, you can delve into the history of some famous people here.
DeWitt County Historical Commission’s presents ‘Lives Remembered’ at Hillside Cemetery in Cuero.
Costumed reenactors will tell the stories at 10 grave sites.
You will meet Professor Eugene Daule, Civil War veteran Benjamin Franklin Washington Edgar, Morgan Steamship Lines pilot Capt. James Mainland, District Judge Henry Clay Pleasants, Dr. August Reuss, artist and illustrator Martha Sawyers Reusswig, Capt. Henry Sheppard, Sheriff Tom Stell, and chief Army nurse during WWI Eleanor Rutledge White.