Suicide by Shooting

The Gazette May 10, 1899 Thursday morning Mr. Alex Bennett, a young white man who resided with his father near Mt. Tabor in this parish, committed suicide by shooting himself through the neck. He lived several hours after the fatal shot was fired. For some time young Bennett had shown symptoms of a deranged mind. … Continue reading Suicide by Shooting

The History of Mt. Tabor Baptist Church

Written by Russell G. Adams August 5, 1995 The following information relative to Mt. Tabor Baptist Church is presented from handwritten notes, a typewritten Short History of Mt. Tabor, a newspaper clipping on the 100th anniversary of the founding of the Church and information from members of the Church and the community. If after the … Continue reading The History of Mt. Tabor Baptist Church