Slavery in Montgomery County

New archaeological dig focuses on former slave and will determine the future of Josiah Henson Park museum
This house on Old Georgetown Road is being restored to the way it looked during the 1800s. PHO…

History found at Dietle’s

A 1916 copy of The Montgomery County Sentinel was found at Dietle’s after a recent fire.  COURTESY PHOTO  While clearing debris after a Feb. 14 fire the nearly destroyed Hank Dietle’s tavern on Rockvi…

Inspiration from the past

GERMANTOWN — Around 200 people came to the Germantown campus of Montgomery College Saturday to learn about different eras of the history of Montgomery County. The 12th Montgomery History Conference, a…