"Welcome Aboard" Capital Campaign Begins
The Garner Area Historical Society has kicked off its Capital Campaign to raise funds for up-fitting the interior of the Historic Garner Depot for operation as a museum. Businesses and individuals are encouraged to make tax deductible donations toward this effort. Donors will be permanently recognized for their contributions. Giving levels are:
  • Founder's Express: $15,000 - $24,999
  • Station Master's Club: $10,000 - $14,999
  • 1902 Society: $5,000 - $9,999
  • Locomotive Club: $2,500 - $4,999
  • Engineer's Club: $1,000 - $2,499
  • Conductor's Club: $500 - $999
  • Caboose Club: $200 - $499
  • Depot Agent's Club: $100 - $199
  • All Aboard Club: $50 - $99
(Gifts may be made in memory or in honor of individuals or families.)
A HUGE THANKS to these Capital Campaign Donors:
1902 Society: Buddy & Carol Gupton
Locomotive Club: Hudson's Hardware - Leigh Hudson;  
Engineer's Club: Amy & Charley Griggs; Karen & Neal Padgett; Ron & Kaye Buffaloe Whaley;
Wyatt-Quarles Seed Company - Chuck Wyatt;
Conductor's Club: Johnny Foster; Foster Lake & Pond Management; Anne P. Holland; Tom & Etta Maynard;
Caboose Club: Blue Cross/Blue Shield of NC - Scott Bare; 
Depot Agent's Club: Beverly & Mike Adams; Bell Family Foundation- Vic & Mary Grady Bell;
Joe Ben Johnson in memory of Alice Bryan Johnson; Barbara A. Kelly; Barbara & Buck Kennedy;
Magdy & Samia Saad; Mary C. Smalling; Tim & Donna Stevens; 
All Aboard Club: Judy H. Bass, Jerry & Brenda Jones;