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Haynes-Moore house to be featured on tour of homes

The Haynes-Moore House on Leftwich Street was originally built in 1908 .Members of the Franklin County Historical Association will be hosts for a Tour of Homes. The event will be from 2 to 5 p.m. on Sunday, December 3.

One of the featured homes will be the Haynes-Moore House on 302 Leftwich St. It was originally built in 1908 by the prominent Haynes family who moved to Mount Vernon after the Civil War. Ada Solomon Rodkey completely remodeled the house and added the brick exterior about 1970. For more about this home, see the November 16 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.