Landmark Park: A Taste of Rural Life in Alabama's Wiregrass Area

Kathleen Walls
July 31, 2017
Landmark Park is a step back to Dothan's early farm heritage in the 1890s. It pays tribute to the Wiregrass Area agricultural heritage. Laura Stakelum, Public Relations Director, explained how Landmark Park came into existence about forty years ago. "We started with the white farm house that used to sit on the corner of the circle and Main Street (the heart of town) and was the last standing farm house in the area back in the 1970's. The house was built in the 1800s. We had 60 acres and the house. That's how we got started."

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