End of an era: After 80 years, historic Bell’s Store demolished
by Rebecca Johnston and Jessicah Peters
July 27, 2014 12:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
Only a pile of rubble and bricks remains where historic Bell’s Store stood for about 80 years at the crossroad of Union Hill Road and Georgia Highway 20. After a long fight by county commissioners, the Cherokee County Historical Society and residents to save the historic building, a South Georgia developer started demolition of the old family-owned general store Wednesday. By the afternoon, little remained of the store but memories. Dev...
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