The Arkansas Historic Preservation Program has nominated 14 properties to the National Register of Historic Places.
The program’s State Review Board nominated:
- Johnny Cash Boyhood Home at Dyess in Mississippi County.
- Sherman Mound and Village in Mississippi County, an archeological site with evidence of activity between 1200 and 1650 A.D.
- The Arkansas Teachers Association headquarters building and professional services building in Little Rock.
- The College Avenue Historic District in Conway.
- The Greenwood School at Hot Springs.
- The Robert Wanslow House, Fitzgerald Historic District and Elmwood Cemetery in Fort Smith.
- The R.L. Leach Grocery Store at Dutch Mills in Washington County.
- The Highfill Community Building in Highfill.
- The Gentry Grand Army of the Republic Monument in Gentry.
- The Green Valley Homestead at Sturkie in Fulton County.
- The Blytheville Air Force Base Strategic Air Command Alert and Weapons Storage Areas Historic District in Blytheville.
Mark Christ, a spokesman for the program, said they should know within two months if the properties are listed on the National Register.
Read Friday's Arkansas Democrat-Gazette for full details.