Remember When June 4, 2020

10 years ago (2010)

•Philo Hawes is credited as being the founder of Luverne, but until now his name wasn’t on the monument marking his family grave in Maplewood Cemetery.

That bothered Rock County Historical Society President Betty Mann. “He’s the founding father of Luverne, and his name wasn’t even on the monument,” she said.

 


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