Official Newspaper of Eddy County since 1883

Archival Anecdotes: Going to the chapel

Of the three buildings that comprise The Eddy County Museum, the Stavanger Church is our most recent addition. Originally constructed in 1909, Stavanger Church served the rural population near Cathay for more than 70 years. After it closed in July of 1983, the church arrived at its new home on the Eddy County Museum grounds on Oct. 20, 1984.

Many folks who visit the museum share a connection to th...