The 40th annual meeting of the Starke County Historical Society, tonight, will feature as guest speaker, author Patrick J. Furlong, whose presentation will be “The rise and fall of the Studebaker Corporation.” Business includes the election of officers and 11 members to the board: one from each township in the county and two at-large members. The Knox schools also name representatives to the Society’s board.
The meeting starts at 6 p.m. CST with a carry-in meal at the Knox High School Cafeteria. The business meeting and program are expected to start about 6:45 p.m.
Former Starke County Historian, Marvin Allen, and his wife Kathy, will be honored for their work at the Museum and their long association with the Historical Society.