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Cemetery tours to begin this Saturday

The first ever Greenville Historic Cemetery Walking Tour will take place on Saturday, Oct. 6 at 6 p.m. at Magnolia Cemetery. Cost of the tour is $5 per person, and all proceeds go to the cemeteries maintenance fund.

Magnolia Cemetery will be the first tour of four. The next tour will be held on Saturday, Oct. 13at Pioneer Cemetery.

Lurleen B. Wallace Community College instructor Mollie Waters will guide the tours each week. She said people should plan on the tours lasting about an hour.

The Greenville Area Chamber of Commerce is assisting with the tours. For more information, go to www.facebook.com/Greenville-Historic-Cemetery-Walking-Tours.