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RSS FeedsFan`s garage walls helping to keep alive town`s crossbow past
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17 november 2019 11:56:09

 
Fan`s garage walls helping to keep alive town`s crossbow past
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HUNTSVILLE -- Antique crossbows line the walls in the waiting room at Sparky`s Garage. It`s the closest thing Huntsville has to a town museum, said Mayor Darrell Trahan. The 18 crossbows were made in Huntsville at a time when the Madison County seat was known as the `Land of the Cross Bow.` The slogan is on a vintage Huntsville license plate hanging on the wall among the crossbows. Sixty years ago, Huntsville was a hotbed of crossbow activity. The National Crossbow Tournament was held there, and the Crossbowettes were Huntsville royalty. That was the name of the Huntsville High School girls crossbow team. There`s still a Crossbow Road and Crossbow Restaurant in Huntsville. Jason Yates, the...


 
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