Celebrating the Erie

Photo by Rebecca Sandlin.

Retired railroad engineers Jim Dinius (left) and Bill Lesh meet in the Huntington Council Chambers Friday, Feb. 21. The former Erie Railroad employees will be among those honored Saturday, March 1, at 10 a.m. at the Huntington County Historical Museum. Huntington Mayor Brooks Fetters is expected to announce plans for Erie Heritage Park, to be located on a section of the Little River Trail. The park will commemorate the history of the Erie Railroad. The public is invited to attend the announcement event. Coffee and rolls will be provided through the Erie Railroad Friends at Nick's Kitchen.