Juneteenth Celebration

Juneteenth Celebration
Posted on 06/12/2022
People gathered at Murphy Park on June 11th to celebrate Juneteenth.

Local vendors sold afrocentric items, food and artwork.

Vice Mayor Aldama read General Order No. 3, which was the 1865 letter that told Texans to free their slaves. Mayor Weiers read a proclamation and said he encourages city residents and workers to remember Juneteenth every year.