Skip to content

Whitson memorial planned for courthouse lawn

One of Ringgold County’s most famous natives, astronaut Peggy Whitson from Beaconsfield, may soon have a memorial on the courthouse lawn to celebrate her record-breaking achievements in space.
The brainchild of Ken Robertson of Mount Ayr, the plan calls for a memorial rock, similar to the “Freedom Rock” in Diagonal, honoring Whitson and placed on the Ringgold County Courthouse lawn.


For more on this story, sign in to the e-edition.

Leave a Comment