Happy 45th birthday Pelham
Published 4:17 pm Friday, July 10, 2009
The city of Pelham celebrated its 45th birthday Friday with a reception and flag presentation at city hall.
Rep. Spencer Bachus’ field representative Caleb Goodwyn presented the city with a U.S. flag that flew over the Capitol.
“We are very proud and thankful (Bachus) thought of us in this way,” said City Council Place 5 representative Karyl Rice. “This is a very special time for Pelham.”
To celebrate the city’s history, a book of old pictures chronicling the city’s past was available for visitors to view.
The city also had a birthday cake and refreshments for visitors.