Special ceremony slated in Texarkana Aug. 28 honoring service of Murell Hogue

Murrel booked my Amtrak trips and mailed me the tickets back in the day. Great man.

By: – Texarkana Gazette – Published: 08/20/2010

A special ceremony will be held at 11 a.m. Aug. 28 at Texarkana’s Amtrak station.

The ceremony will honor the service of Murrel Hogue, a former agent at the Texarkana station and longtime passenger rail activist.

Hogue, a member of the National Association of Railroad Passengers, died Feb. 3 at the age of 70 in Commerce, Texas.

A bronze plaque in honor of Hogue will be placed at the Texarkana Station, 100 E. Front St.

The ceremony is open to the public.

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About patlynch
I am a broadcaster in Arkansas, a former freelance writer and political columnist in the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette. Writing Coach. Speaker. Director of the Christian Foundations for Ministry program, and presently enrolled in the Anglican School of Ministry Master of Ministry program.

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