Texas Residents Raise Funds for Religious Memorial

January 23, 2011

Author: Kevin Welch

Source: The Amarillo Globe-News

Wire Service: AP


An Amarillo memorial company has delivered a 4-ton gift from Oldham County residents to the county Courthouse Square: the Ten Commandments etched in granite.


"It's not going to blow away anytime soon," said Jim Watkins, one of the leaders of the effort. "If it does, we better get worried."

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