Program about USS Indiana battleship

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The Newton County Historical Society will meet Monday, Sept. 23 at the Newton County Government Center at 7 p.m. The program will be about the USS Indiana battleship and its service in World War II. The program will be presented by Gus Hawkins on Lake Village, who has constructed a 21’6” long replica of the battleship. The replica will be available to be viewed at the meeting. The public is invited to attend.