Thirteen area woman have crafted a bicentennial quilt to be auctioned off to the highest bidder.

The women ranging in age from 11 to 80 years old, sifted through 200 years of local history to come up with subjects to be featured on the quilt’s 20 blocks.

The quilt group consisted of Linda Bier, chairman; Barbara Bier, co-chairman; and members Savannah Bier, Ann Foreman, Kama Hurst, Marcy Hamilton, Jerri Bridges, Pam Houghtby, Addie Miller, Lois Oberg, Kathie Moore, Sandra Nix and Barb Metcalf.

See entire story in this week's Palmyra Spectator.