Society President Nat Hilliard welcomed everyone to the ceremony, and specifically recognized County Judge Duane Peters and Bryan Mayor Jason Bienski.
|Brazos Heritage Society Community Marker|
Justin Duncum, speaking on behalf of his family, noted their interest in the Boonville community and expressed their thanks to members of the Society who reached out to them with the proposal to have a community marker on their property.
Following the remarks, members of the Duncum family unveiled the marker.
|Sheila Fields with members of the Duncum Family|
The Bryan-College Station Eagle was represented by reporter Cassie Smith and award winning photographer Stuart Villanueva; their coverage of this event, appearing in the September 30, 2012, edition of the newspaper, may be found at this link: http://www.theeagle.com/news/local/article_3b6abcb8-22ec-5528-ab06-4e22ade22744.html.