Second Installment of the Malvern Story on WHBC

Please take a look and listen at this second installment of Mr. Larry Hackenberg’s “The Time Machine” as featured on Canton’s WHBC radio station by following the destination link below. A total of four broadcasts featuring Malvern will be presented with shows airing on Saturdays at 1 p.m. Future broadcasts are scheduled for Saturdays May 13 and 20.

https://www.facebook.com/1480whbc/videos/1473541626050014/?pnref=story

Author: Jason Lombardi

A native of Malvern, Jason's love of history developed at an early age. He became self-appointed caretaker of the Hardesty Cemetery in Malvern at the age of approximately ten-years-old. While researching those interred at the burial ground, Jason made connections with numerous Malvern residents who experienced its history, building a foundational knowledge of historical events and data associated with the village. He served as historian of the Malvern United Methodist Church for a number of years which further perpetuated research of the area. While scouring the community for historical information, Jason connected with Malvern native Mrs. Frances L. (Thomas) Montella. Their joint efforts and common desire to preserve Malvern's past led to the formation of the Malvern Historical Society, Inc. in 1994.

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