McKeever Cemetery Walk set for Sunday

Published: Friday, Aug. 23, 2013 11:24 a.m. CDT

The Jasper County Historical Society and the Colfax Historical Society are partnering for the 2013 Cemetery Walk Sunday at McKeever Cemetery north of Colfax.

Tours begin at 5 p.m. and continue until 6:30 p.m. Tickets are available at the Jasper County Museum in Newton, the Main Street office and Weirick and Patterson Pharmacy in Colfax. Tickets will be available Sunday at the cemetery for $7.

The Colfax Historical Society will offer refreshments following the walk at its new facility at 1720 Highway 117 S. in Colfax. 

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