If you are a history buff or just want to know more about our community, be sure to stop by the new Helena Museum in Old Town Helena. Ken Penhale has done a fantastic job of collecting and displaying many items from our community's past!
Recently, the entrance to Eureka Mine #4 was uncovered in the land preparation for the new high school. Surf over to No Sleep in Helena web site at http://helena-alabama.blogspot.com/ for a great video on how the entrance has been preserved by removing it prior to the entrance being covered by the new construction.
Congratulations, Ken, on such a great job in preserving the history of Helena for future generations.
Below is a picture of the mine entrance courtesy of No Sleep in Helena.