Dixie Highway 100-year celebration

Staff report

CRIDERSVILLE – The Auglaize County Historical Society will present “Dixie Highway Centennial: Facts, Photos, and Memories” on Thursday, Sept. 3, at 7 p.m. in the Community Room of Otterbein-Cridersville, 100 Red Oak Drive, Cridersville. The event is free and open to the public.

The 45-minute program includes more than 200 images of the 100-year-old Dixie Highway and will be presented by LaRee D. Little, of Elida, a retired educator. Spanning Michigan to Florida, the Dixie Highway ran through (runs through) Cridersville and Wapakoneta in Auglaize County.


Staff report