Gallery On Main Celebrating 17th Year With Fundraiser
The Gallery on Main opened its doors in September of 1992 where the current Brown Bean Coffee Roasters is located today. "The downtown was very different in 1992 with many vacant buildings, only one restaurant open, and a few people with dreams that the downtown could come back.
"I remember our first October being open that I spent the weekends visiting other towns to see what they were doing to draw visitors and business. You could lay down in the street on Saturday and not have to worry about getting hit by a car!" said Bill Lindsey, owner of the gallery.
But things changed slowly as th...