Brick walkway project is underway

The brick walkway in front of the Fort Johnston Garrison House, heading towards the public bathrooms and the parking area on Davis Street will be rerouted and repaired. Memorial bricks will line the brick walkway. The concrete walkway will continue from the parking area to the bathrooms. Work is being done in partnership with the Public Works Department and the Southport Historical Society.

1792 Charter Day Commemoration

Mayor J.V. Dove proclaimed December 31, 2017, the 225th Anniversary Day of the Smithville Town Charter in the City of Southport, North Carolina.  In celebration, the Southport Historical Society held a 1792 Charter Day Commemoration in the Fort Johnston Garrison House.