Mexia News Staff Report
Those looking for a unique way to see in New Year’s may consider signing up for Fort Park State Park’s New Year’s Hike this Saturday night.
The easy, two-mile hiking event starts at 11 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 31, and ends at 1 a.m. the next morning, Jan. 1, 2017.
A park ranger will guide the hikers as they visit the Fort Parker Dam, the old county square, and the historic Springfield Cemetery – where some of the old Springfield residents may just “rise up” for the occasion.
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