At 4 p.m. Thursday, volunteers from the Beautification Committee –– along with James Bryce, director of operations –– planted a new Redbud tree in Larch-Miller park, replacing one that had died.

• At 4 p.m. Thursday, volunteers from the Beautification Committee –– along with James Bryce, director of operations –– planted a new Redbud tree in Larch-Miller park, replacing one that had died.

 

• Larch-Miller park sits on the east side the street on the 900 block of North Broadway –– directly across the street from Redbud Park, on the west side.

 

• During the March 7 City Commission meeting, Mayor Wes Mainord proclaimed March 13-19 Arbor Week.

 

• The City of Shawnee was proclaimed the Redbud City by the state legislature back in 1941.