10,500 Cans of Vegetables

In the fall of 1895 there was a banner crop of corn grown in the area resulting in 10,500 cans of vegetables, mostly corn, being canned at the old canning factory.  L. E. Parsons, the publisher of the old Grove City Blade weekly newspaper ran a contest that the person...

Answers to the Quiz

Remember the “test”. Here are your answers.  See how well you did. Hand water pumps for home and business use. The current site of the church on Columbus Street. Girls Community Club. Three. Eleven and counting.  (Ford, Chevrolet, Chrysler, Dodge, Plymouth,...

Have Some Q and A Fun!

See how many questions you can correctly answer.  There’s no prize and you won’t be graded.  It’s just the enjoyment of learning a little more about Grove City and Jackson Township.  Watch for the answers in our next blog. What was the product Grove City Manufacturing...

Movies At Windsor Park

The Grove City Jaycees were likely the first organization in Franklin County to show movies in a public park. After the old Kingdom Theatre (now the LTOB and once known as the Grove Theatre) closed, the Jaycees acquired the projection equipment and installed it in the...