Morristown Featured in Old House Journal Magazine


Morristown has been on the National Register of Historic Places for over 30 years and been recognized many times as one of the best preserved examples of a National Road community, yet the latest recognition may bring it to the attention of its largest audience yet.

Morristown is a featured community in the December 2016 issue of Old House Journal, a national publication with an audience of 3.6 million readers that is considered the preeminent restoration source by homeowners and design professionals.

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Easter Egg Hunt Thanks

Mayor Heather Stitt thanks everyone who donated to the 2017 Easter Egg Hunt
held at the Lynn-Hunkler Memorial Park at Morristown.

Special thanks to the following for donating the bicycles:
Absolute Concrete
EMT Ambulance Service
Morristown Firefighters Association
Quality Environmental Services

Pro Form Auto Sales
(gift baskets)

And the following for their donations and support:
208 Fuel Plaza
Schlepp’s Family Restaurant
Dirt Designs
TBT
Dollar General Employees
Citizens of Morristown and Union Township

   

The Times Leader

December 4, 2013

Group receives ONRA Award

MORRISTOWN Efforts to preserve a storied piece of local history have earned recognition on the state level for a local non-profit group.

The Morristown Historic Preservation Association received the 2013 Milestone Historic Preservation Award from the Ohio National Road Association (ONRA) for mounting a successful effort to purchase and restore the Black Horse Inn, one of the last remaining National Road inns and taverns.

The Milestone Award was presented at the ONRA Annual Meeting which was held at the Florentine Restaurant in Columbus on Nov. 22.

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5th Annual MORRISTOWN TURKEY TROT
A 5K Run/Walk with family, friends and neighbors!

Thanksgiving morning, Nov. 24, 2016

Black Horse Inn Morristown, OH

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Valentines for the Black Horse Inn – Best Date Ever

The Black Horse Inn at Morristown was shown some love Saturday when it got “heart bombed” for Valentine’s Day.

Heart bombing is the act of showering an older or historic place with expressions of affection and love. Heart bombs are love letters to historic places nationwide and are attached to places both safe and threatened. It is an activity promoted by the National Trust for Historic Places.

“Happy Valentine’s Day, Black Horse; you’ve been the best date ever” is the theme that a group of friends chose for the heart bombs. Hearts containing a noted date from the Black Horse history or from a community or family event held there were hung on the building Feb. 11, 2017.

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